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Best price 1.92 £
Journey duration 2 h 5 min
Connections per day 83
First departure 03:56
Last departure 18:04
Distance 77 km

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

The cheapest train tickets from Preston to Leeds cost 1.92 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 23.21 £ 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 Preston to Leeds.

Trains from Preston to Leeds

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

The journey from Preston to Leeds covers a distance of 77. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 h 5 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h 40 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 Leeds faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Preston to Leeds?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Preston to Leeds leaving at 03:56. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 18:04.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Preston to Leeds?

You can depart from Preston at stations such as Preston (Lancs) [ PRE ] and Preston (Lancs). At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Leeds at the following stations: Leeds [ LDS ] and Leeds. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Preston and Leeds. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Preston to Leeds?

You will be able to travel from Preston to Leeds using companies such as Nationalrail, Northern and TransPennine Express. Combined, these providers offer an average of 83 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 90 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Preston to Leeds 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, 15 direct connections from Preston to Leeds each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 68 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.