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Best price 0.04 £
Journey duration 1 h 26 min
Connections per day 71
First departure 06:36
Last departure 23:01
Distance 43 km

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Liverpool to Preston. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Liverpool to Preston?

The cheapest train tickets from Liverpool to Preston cost 0.04 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 12.65 £ for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Liverpool to Preston.

Trains from Liverpool to Preston

How long does it take to get from Liverpool to Preston by train?

In order to get from Liverpool to Preston faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Liverpool and Preston will complete the journey in 46 min. On average, it will take you about 1 h 26 min to travel the 44 between Liverpool and Preston.

When do departures from Liverpool to Preston leave?

The first daily departure from Liverpool to Preston leaves at 06:36, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:01. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Liverpool and Preston. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

When traveling from Liverpool to Preston by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Liverpool by using stations such as Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ], Bootle Oriel Road and Bootle New Strand. These connect you to stations including Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ] and Preston (Lancs) in Preston. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Liverpool or in Preston, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Liverpool to Preston are there every day?

On average, there are 71 daily departures from Liverpool to Preston. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 96 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Nationalrail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 12 departures from Liverpool which travel directly to Preston. There are 59 journeys with one change or more.