Preston to Falkirk train

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Overview: Train from Preston to Falkirk

distanceDistance159 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Preston to Falkirk cover the 159 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 21 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £16, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Falkirk Grahamston.

FAQs: Preston to Falkirk train

FAQs: Travel by train from Preston to Falkirk 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 Falkirk.
Cheap train tickets from Preston to Falkirk can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Preston to Falkirk is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Preston and Falkirk is on average 3 h 21 min   for the 159 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Preston and Falkirk by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The train from Preston to Falkirk leaves at 08: 14. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
There are 16 trains a day from Preston to Falkirk which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Preston to Falkirk, you can count on TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Falkirk. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Preston to Falkirk and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

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 Falkirk Grahamston, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Falkirk from Preston is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 21 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Preston to Falkirk by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Preston to Falkirk including taking a train or coach.

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