Paris to Preston by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:43
  • Last train
    22:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 55m

Travelling from Paris to Preston by train

The fastest trains from Paris to Preston take around 4 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 648 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Preston.

Journeys between Paris and Preston usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Paris 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. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 06:43 and the last train is around 22:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 07:04, and the last at 21:13.

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

When to book Paris to Preston train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Paris to Preston by train.

Which trains operate between Paris and Preston?

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

  • Eurostar
  • London Underground
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

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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