Motherwell to Preston by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Motherwell to Preston by train
Fast trains from Motherwell to Preston take around 2 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 241 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Motherwell and Preston.
1. Are there direct trains from Motherwell to Preston?
Direct trains from Motherwell to Preston have been found.
We usually find around 15 direct trains on the route from Motherwell to Preston every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 18 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Motherwell to Preston?
The Motherwell to Preston train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Motherwell to Preston train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Motherwell around 06:04 and the last train is around 17:25.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Motherwell around 06:04, and the last at 19:29.
What's the Motherwell to Preston train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Motherwell to Preston are $14.26.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $20 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $14. 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 Motherwell 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 Motherwell to Preston by train.
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Which train companies operate between Motherwell and Preston?
More than one train company operates on the route from Motherwell to Preston, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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