Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) train

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Cheap train tickets from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

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

Northern Rail
05:283h16
Sheffield station (SHF)
08:44Preston station (PRE)
£181One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE)

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Northern Rail
05:283h16
Sheffield station (SHF)
08:44Preston station (PRE)
0 changes

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Train times from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 16 m

Average

3 h 16 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

92 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Sheffield station (SHF) for Preston station (PRE) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
05:283h16
Sheffield station (SHF)
08:44Preston station (PRE)
£181One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE)

distanceDistance57 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£20 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) cover the 57 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £18, but the average price of train tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Preston.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains trains Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE)

You can travel by train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Preston station (PRE) from Sheffield station (SHF). It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Train information from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) 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 Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE).
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Cheap train tickets from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) is £20; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Preston station (PRE) from Sheffield station (SHF) is on average 1 h 50 min   for the 57 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Sheffield station (SHF) and Preston station (PRE) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) leaves at 05: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) leaves at 16: 44.
There are 16 trains a day from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Preston station (PRE). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE).
When taking a train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE), you can count on Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Preston station (PRE). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Sheffield station (SHF) and Preston station (PRE) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Preston, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Preston station (PRE) from Sheffield station (SHF) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 50 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) by train is March.
You have options as you can travel from Sheffield station (SHF) to Preston station (PRE) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Sheffield

Distance from Sheffield to city center
Distance from Sheffield to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E5 or E6 in the Bus station.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Hertz
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 08000 11 33 23 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category An access station. There is step free access to the concourse and ticket hall. There are lifts available to all platforms. This station has tactile paving at the edge of each platform. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | 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

Trains arriving to Preston

Distance from Preston to city center
Distance from Preston to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility

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