Preston to Coventry train

Sat, 15 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Preston to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
06:182h20
Preston
08:38Coventry
£151One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:182h26
Preston
14:44Coventry
£191One-way
0 changes

Train timetablePreston to Coventry

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 15 June
Avanti West Coast
12:182h26
Preston
14:44Coventry
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:182h20
Preston
08:38Coventry
0 changes

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Train times from Preston to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

2 h 23 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

171 km

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

Avanti West Coast
06:182h20
Preston
08:38Coventry
£151One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:182h26
Preston
14:44Coventry
£191One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Preston to Coventry

distanceDistance106 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains or CrossCountry

Trains from Preston to Coventry cover the 106 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 14 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £28, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Coventry.

Train providers: Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Preston to Coventry

You can travel by train between Preston and Coventry with Virgin Trains and CrossCountry for as low as £14. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Preston and Coventry. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Preston to Coventry train

FAQs: Travel by train from Preston to Coventry 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 Preston to Coventry.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Preston to Coventry can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Preston to Coventry is £28; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Preston to Coventry train travel time is 2 h 14 min   for the 106 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Preston to Coventry leaves at 05: 47. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Preston to Coventry leaves at 19: 18.
Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day from Preston to Coventry with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Preston to Coventry, you can count on Virgin Trains or CrossCountry for the best way to get you to Coventry. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Preston and Coventry and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 18.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Preston, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Coventry, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Coventry from Preston is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 14 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Preston to Coventry by train is December.
You have options as you can travel between Preston and Coventry 2 different ways: train or coach.

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