The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 26 m
2 h 28 m
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Of the 4 trains that leave Preston for Glasgow every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||2 h 19 min|
|Average train ticket price||£39 (€44)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Scotrail, Cross Country, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service|
Trains from Preston to Glasgow cover the 157 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 19 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Scotrail, Cross Country, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Glasgow Central.
ScotRail, First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry trains will get you from Preston to Glasgow from £13. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Preston to Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Looking to travel by train from Preston to Glasgow? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Preston to Glasgow train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Preston and Glasgow, you can expect to travel 157 miles (253 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains to Glasgow from Preston in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Glasgow from Preston. Book that perfect Preston to Glasgow train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!
Are you making plans to travel between Preston and Glasgow? Why not take a train with ScotRail? Omio can show you current ScotRail train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Preston to Glasgow trains all in one place. On the ScotRail train, you can expect to travel 157 miles (253 km) to Glasgow from Preston. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Preston to Glasgow, you can quickly see if the ScotRail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way ScotRail train between Preston and Glasgow, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Preston to Glasgow with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes to Glasgow from Preston as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Preston to Glasgow train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Preston to Glasgow on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 157 miles (253 km) route from Preston to Glasgow with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.
First TransPennine Express 3 from Preston to Glasgow train information:
Virgin trains and TransPennine Express operate regular direct trains from Preston to Glasgow. Weekday schedules begin early in the morning, with roughly two trains an hour for most of the day. The final departure from Preston leaves just before 10:00 p.m. Journey times range from two hours and 15 minutes to two hours and 40 minutes. Sunday schedules offer a less frequent service with a first direct departure just before 11:00 a.m. Trains leave from Preston Station, just west of the town centre, and arrive at Glasgow Central, close to the Clyde in the heart of the city.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Glasgow Central.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Preston, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Preston.
The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre of Glasgow.
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