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Best price £ 16.60
Journey duration 3 h 18 min
Connections per day 17
First departure 10:08
Last departure 00:04
Distance 97.6 mi

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How much does it cost to get from Hull to Preston by train?

When you're traveling from Hull to Preston, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 32.83. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 16.60, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Trains from Hull to Preston

How long does the journey from Hull to Preston take by train?

The distance between Hull and Preston is around 97.6 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 h 18 min. However, the fastest routes between Hull and Preston take 2 h 55 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Hull to Preston leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Hull at 10:08. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 00:04. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Hull and Preston. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

What are the stations on the Hull to Preston route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Hull and Preston. You can start your journey in Hull at stations such as Hull [ HUL ]. These connect to stations including Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ] in Preston. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Hull to Preston.

How many daily journeys are there from Hull to Preston?

The route from Hull to Preston is served by providers including Nationalrail. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 17 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Hull 17 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Hull to Preston, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 17 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.