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Journey details

Best price 23.29£
Journey duration 2 h 29 min
Connections per day 37
First departure: 06:43
Last departure: 23:30
Distance 307km

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Finding the perfect train connection from London to Preston has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. You can also specify if you need a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. Virail helps more than 60 million users to make the best choice for their trip every year. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies take you from London to Preston by train?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between London and 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 train tickets from London to Preston?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from London to Preston from 27,00 £. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 101,25 £.

Trains from London 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.

For short distances like between London and Preston, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

Which stations do the trains to Preston leave from?

Trains leave London from London Euston and arrive at Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ].

How long does it take from London to Preston and when do the trains leave?

While the first train to Preston leaves at 09:08, the last one is scheduled for 21:08. The average duration of the journey is of 2 hours and 48 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Preston in 2 hours and 9 minutes.

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