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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Preston

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Oxford to Preston is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
12:393h12
Oxford
15:51Preston
£881One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:393h12
Oxford
11:51Preston
£891One-way
0 changes

Train timetableOxford to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 April
Cross Country
08:393h12
Oxford
11:51Preston
0 changes
Cross Country
12:393h12
Oxford
15:51Preston
0 changes

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Train times from Oxford to Preston

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 12 m

Average

3 h 12 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

245 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Oxford for Preston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:393h12
Oxford
11:51Preston
£891One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
12:393h12
Oxford
15:51Preston
£881One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Preston

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£83 (€92)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Oxford to Preston cover the 151 miles long route taking on average 3 h 11 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £83, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £59. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Preston.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains Oxford to Preston

CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains will get you between Oxford and Preston from £87. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

    FAQs: Oxford to Preston train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Oxford to Preston easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Oxford to Preston.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Preston can start from as little as £59 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oxford to Preston is £83; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Oxford to Preston train time is 3 h 11 min   covering the 151 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Oxford to Preston leaves at 08: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Oxford to Preston leaves at 12: 39.
    There are 12 trains a day from Oxford to Preston which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Oxford to Preston train with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Oxford to Preston as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Oxford, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Preston, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Oxford to Preston is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Oxford and Preston including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Oxford and Preston

    Oxford
    Preston
    The major railway station for departures from Oxford is Oxford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oxford for your trip to Preston from Oxford.
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    WifiWifi
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3451652030
    Public transport options for Oxford
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: From station forecourt in front of station
    Oxford ParkwayWifiParkingATMAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Oxford Parkway
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station or from the Park & Ride bus stop.
    Oxford, Magdalen Road

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