Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) train

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Cheap train tickets from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA)

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Northern Rail
06:101h05
Preston station (PRE)
07:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
£101One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Northern Rail
08:511h09
Preston station (PRE)
10:00Manchester Airport (MIA)
£101One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Northern Rail
09:201h16
Preston station (PRE)
10:36Manchester Airport (MIA)
£101One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:201h16
Preston station (PRE)
09:36Manchester Airport (MIA)
£111One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
07:121h03
Preston station (PRE)
08:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
£111One-way
0 changes

Train timetablePreston to Manchester Airport (MIA)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Northern Rail
05:251h06
Preston station (PRE)
06:31Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
05:501h10
Preston station (PRE)
07:00Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:101h05
Preston station (PRE)
07:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:201h16
Preston station (PRE)
07:36Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
06:470h58
Preston station (PRE)
07:45Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:491h11
Preston station (PRE)
08:00Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
07:121h03
Preston station (PRE)
08:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
07:221h14
Preston station (PRE)
08:36Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
07:480h56
Preston station (PRE)
08:44Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
07:491h11
Preston station (PRE)
09:00Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:101h05
Preston station (PRE)
09:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:201h16
Preston station (PRE)
09:36Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:500h54
Preston station (PRE)
09:44Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:511h09
Preston station (PRE)
10:00Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:091h06
Preston station (PRE)
10:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:201h16
Preston station (PRE)
10:36Manchester Airport (MIA)
0 changes

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Train times from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA)

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

54 m

Average

1 h 7 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

53 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Preston for Manchester Airport (MIA) every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
08:500h54
Preston station (PRE)
09:44Manchester Airport (MIA)
£211One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
07:480h56
Preston station (PRE)
08:44Manchester Airport (MIA)
£211One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
06:470h58
Preston station (PRE)
07:45Manchester Airport (MIA)
£211One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
07:121h03
Preston station (PRE)
08:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
£111One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:101h05
Preston station (PRE)
07:15Manchester Airport (MIA)
£101One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA)

distanceDistance33 miles
durationAverage train duration54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3) or TransPennine Express

Trains from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) cover the 33 miles long journey taking on average 54 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3) or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £5, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Manchester Airport.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express trains Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA)

Travel to Manchester Airport (MIA) from Preston from £10 with Omio’s train partners Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    FAQs: Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) 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 Manchester Airport (MIA).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) can start from as little as £5 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) is £11; 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 Manchester Airport (MIA) train time is 54 min   covering the 33 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) leaves at 04: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) leaves at 19: 50.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3). There are 25 direct trains from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Take the Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) train with Northern Rail (3) or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Preston and Manchester Airport (MIA) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 50.

    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 Manchester Airport, located 9.4 miles (15.1 km) away from the city centre.

    A day trip to Manchester Airport (MIA) from Preston is worth doing with a journey time of 54 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) by train is March.
    You have options as you can travel from Preston to Manchester Airport (MIA) 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Trains arriving to Manchester Airport

    Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
    Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
    9.4 miles (15.1 km)
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    ATM
    ATM
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Type of shops available: Passport Photo Booth
    Dining
    Dining
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 107 2149 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: re Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps. This station is staffed for all services. This station is Category A. Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train. Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group. Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay). Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible public telephones: In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3 | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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