Liverpool to Preston by train
Travelling from Liverpool to Preston by train
Fast trains from Liverpool to Preston take around 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 43 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Preston.
1. Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Preston?
Direct trains from Liverpool to Preston have been found.
We usually find around 42 direct trains on the route from Liverpool to Preston every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 43 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Preston?
The Liverpool to Preston train travel time is normally about 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Liverpool to Preston train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 06:36 and the last train is around 23:15.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Liverpool to Preston train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Liverpool to Preston are $6.05.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $6 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $9. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Preston by train.
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Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Preston?
More than one train company operates on the route from Liverpool to Preston, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- Northern Rail
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Preston to Liverpool by train