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Journey details

Best price 5 £
Journey duration 1 h 3 min
Connections per day 47
First departure: 06:42
Last departure: 00:15
Distance 43km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Liverpool to Preston , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which rail companies offer connections by train from Liverpool to Preston?

To get to Preston by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

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 Liverpool to Preston?

The average price of train tickets from Liverpool to Preston is of 9,55 £. However, you will be able to find cheaper tickets if you book in advance, or if you can be flexible with your dates: the cheapest train tickets from Liverpool to Preston can be around 5,00 £.

Trains from Liverpool to Preston


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

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.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Liverpool and Preston?

The trains to Preston can leave from Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and arrive at Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ].

When are the first and last trains from Liverpool to Preston scheduled?

While the first train to Preston leaves at 06:02, the last one is scheduled for 15:02. The average duration of the journey is of 1 hour and 1 minute, but the fastest trains can get you to Preston in 51 minutes.

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