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Journey details

Best price 43 £
Journey duration 3 h 20 min
Connections per day 19
First departure: 06:32
Last departure: 22:00
Distance 257km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Bristol to Preston. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Bristol to Preston?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also Nationalrail serving the train route Bristol - Preston.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Bristol to Preston?

On average, train tickets from Bristol to Preston cost 62,30 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 43,10 £.

Trains from Bristol to Preston


If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.

When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Bristol to Preston?

The trains to Preston can leave from Bristol Temple Meads [ BRI ] and arrive at Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ].

What time do the trains to Preston leave and how long is the journey?

On average, it takes 6 hours and 43 minutes to get to Preston by train, but you will need 3 hours and 19 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 14:02, whereas the last one leaves Bristol at 22:02.

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