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Avanti West Coast
21:102h36
London Euston (EUS)
23:46Preston station (PRE)
42 1One-way
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Avanti West Coast
20:332h27
London Euston (EUS)
23:00Preston station (PRE)
42 1One-way
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Avanti West Coast
14:163h36
London Euston (EUS)
17:52Preston station (PRE)
67 1One-way
0 changes

How to get to Preston by Train

Preston is one of the main railway stations serving the West Coast Line of the UK and local services around the counties of Lancashire, Cumbria and Yorkshire. The major services operating through Preston Station are provided by Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and Northern Rail. Virgin Trains operate an hourly service from London Euston to Preston, which calls at stations including Wigan. Virgin Trains also operates services from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Preston is also served by local rail operator Northern Rail, which operates services to here from Colne, Burnley, Blackpool, Windermere and Liverpool Lime Street. Further services are operated to Preston Railway Station by TransPennine Express, which includes services from Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and from stations in Yorkshire. Finally, traditional sleeper services are operated to and from Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Stirling by First ScotRail.

Preston

The traditional centre of the county of Lancashire, Preston offers a wide variety of attractions and cultural activities, alongside access to the countryside of the Lancashire Moors and the Lake District. Preston is home to the historic Deepdale football stadium and Preston North End, one of the founding members of the English Football League. Deepdale Stadium is home to the National Football Museum and its wide variety of exhibits detailing the history of English football. Local life and history are also detailed in the constantly changing exhibits within the Harris Library and Museum, which is housed in a historic building in the centre of the town. For those searching for shopping opportunities, the main Fishergate Road sees around two miles of stores and two shopping centre's within the city centre. Taking a short drive out of the city brings many opportunities for visitors looking for some outdoor activities. The historic Pendle Hill offers outdoor pursuits and tours of the site of the famous witch trials of the 17th century.

Popular trains to and from Preston

Popular trains to Preston

Edinburgh to Preston train

from £12
Direct trains available
2h22 average duration
12trains per day
Served by
  • Transpennine Express
  • Avanti West Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Caledonian Sleeper

Glasgow to Preston train

from £13
Direct trains available
2h15 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Transpennine Express
  • Scotrail
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Caledonian Sleeper

London Euston (EUS) to Preston train

from £31
Direct trains available
2h09 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper

London to Preston train

from £36
Direct trains available
2h09 average duration
51trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • East Midlands Railway
  • West Midlands Railway

Brighton to Preston train

from £68
Direct trains available
4h00 average duration
15trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Thameslink

Popular trains from Preston

Preston to Blackpool train

from £2
Direct trains available
0h20 average duration
25trains per day
Served by
  • Northern Rail
  • Avanti West Coast

Preston to Glasgow train

from £9
Direct trains available
2h19 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Transpennine Express
  • Scotrail
  • Cross Country
  • Caledonian Sleeper

Preston to Edinburgh train

from £16
Direct trains available
2h23 average duration
12trains per day
Served by
  • Transpennine Express
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Cross Country
  • Northern Rail
  • Caledonian Sleeper

Preston to London train

from £38
Direct trains available
2h11 average duration
16trains per day
Served by
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Chiltern Railways
  • Caledonian Sleeper

Preston to Cardiff train

from £56
Direct trains available
3h24 average duration
11trains per day
Served by
  • Cross Country
  • Transport for Wales
  • Avanti West Coast

How to get to Preston by Train

Preston is one of the main railway stations serving the West Coast Line of the UK and local services around the counties of Lancashire, Cumbria and Yorkshire. The major services operating through Preston Station are provided by Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and Northern Rail. Virgin Trains operate an hourly service from London Euston to Preston, which calls at stations including Wigan. Virgin Trains also operates services from Glasgow and Edinburgh. Preston is also served by local rail operator Northern Rail, which operates services to here from Colne, Burnley, Blackpool, Windermere and Liverpool Lime Street. Further services are operated to Preston Railway Station by TransPennine Express, which includes services from Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and from stations in Yorkshire. Finally, traditional sleeper services are operated to and from Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Stirling by First ScotRail.

Preston

The traditional centre of the county of Lancashire, Preston offers a wide variety of attractions and cultural activities, alongside access to the countryside of the Lancashire Moors and the Lake District. Preston is home to the historic Deepdale football stadium and Preston North End, one of the founding members of the English Football League. Deepdale Stadium is home to the National Football Museum and its wide variety of exhibits detailing the history of English football. Local life and history are also detailed in the constantly changing exhibits within the Harris Library and Museum, which is housed in a historic building in the centre of the town. For those searching for shopping opportunities, the main Fishergate Road sees around two miles of stores and two shopping centre's within the city centre. Taking a short drive out of the city brings many opportunities for visitors looking for some outdoor activities. The historic Pendle Hill offers outdoor pursuits and tours of the site of the famous witch trials of the 17th century.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express trains to Preston

Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express will get you to Preston at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Preston. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

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