Leighton Buzzard to Preston by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:25
  • Last train
    22:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 24m

Travelling from Leighton Buzzard to Preston by train

Fast trains from Leighton Buzzard to Preston take around 2 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 246 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leighton Buzzard and Preston.

Are there direct trains from Leighton Buzzard to Preston?

Journeys between Leighton Buzzard and Preston usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Leighton Buzzard to Preston every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Leighton Buzzard to Preston?

The Leighton Buzzard to Preston train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leighton Buzzard to Preston train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Leighton Buzzard around 06:28 and the last train is around 22:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leighton Buzzard around 06:25, and the last at 22:08.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Leighton Buzzard to Preston train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leighton Buzzard to Preston by train.

Which train companies operate between Leighton Buzzard and Preston?

More than one train company operates on the route from Leighton Buzzard to Preston, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Southern
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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