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Train Information from Preston to Nottingham

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£6 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains

Trains from Preston to Nottingham cover the 85 miles (137 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £6, but the average price of train tickets is £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Nottingham.

Travel Tips

Trains from Preston to Nottingham
Travel by train to Nottingham 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 Nottingham.
What is the cost of cheap trains between Preston and Nottingham?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Preston and Nottingham for the next 7 days starting from £6  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets between Preston and Nottingham?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Preston to Nottingham train to cost on average £6  one way.
What is the distance to Nottingham from Preston by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Preston to Nottingham via train to be approximately 85 miles (137 km).
How many hours does it take from Preston to Nottingham by train?
The train time to Nottingham from Preston is on average 3 h 38 min  for the 85 miles (137 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Preston to Nottingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Preston to Nottingham train leave from? Which Nottingham train station do I come into from Preston?

Omio customers book a train from Preston   to Nottingham   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Preston to go to Nottingham? Where is the train station in Nottingham located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Preston and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Nottingham and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Nottingham.

Which train companies should I travel with from Preston to Nottingham?
Take the Preston to Nottingham train with East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Preston and Nottingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there from Preston to Nottingham?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Preston to Nottingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I purchase train tickets to Nottingham from Preston to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Preston to Nottingham is on average £6 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Preston to Nottingham available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Preston is Preston. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Preston for your trip from Preston to Nottingham.