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

Prices will vary when you travel from Preston to Glasgow. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 79.93 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 14, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Preston to Glasgow by train

Best price £ 14
Journey duration 5 h 31 min
Connections per day 30
First departure 11:00
Last departure 23:49
Distance 157.2 mi

Route Summary by Train

Connections
30
Carriers
3
Minimum price
£ 14
Maximum price
£ 139.80

Preston - Glasgow

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£ 16.19

Date
Friday, November 5th 2021
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Preston Coach Station - Glasgow
14:35 - 18:20
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3h 45min
CO2: 8.11kg
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 32 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
11:47 - 18:19
£ 115.15
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 32 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
15:42 - 22:14
£ 115.15
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 33 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
14:42 - 21:15
£ 115.92
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 32 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
16:42 - 23:14
£ 115.92
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 33 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
10:47 - 17:20
£ 117.70
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 37 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
12:43 - 19:20
£ 117.70
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Northern
3 changes
Duration: 6 h 33 min
Preston (Lancs) - Glasgow Queen Street
13:41 - 20:14
£ 119.66

How much time will it take to go from Preston to Glasgow by train?

The journey from Preston to Glasgow covers a distance of 157.8 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 h 31 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 h 21 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Preston to Glasgow faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Preston to Glasgow?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Preston to Glasgow, which usually leaves at 11:00. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 23:49. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

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

You will be able to leave Preston by using stations such as Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ] and Preston (Lancs). These connect you to stations including Glasgow Central [ GLC ], Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street in Glasgow. 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 Preston or in Glasgow, for your convenience while traveling.

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

You will be able to travel from Preston to Glasgow using companies such as Nationalrail, TransPennine Express and Avanti West Coast. Combined, these providers offer an average of 30 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 40 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Preston to Glasgow using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 7 direct connections from Preston to Glasgow each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 23 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.

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