Preston to Accrington by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:40
  • Last train
    22:45
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    23m

Travelling from Preston to Accrington by train

Fast trains from Preston to Accrington take around 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 22 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Accrington.

Are there direct trains from Preston to Accrington?

Direct trains from Preston to Accrington have been found.

We usually find around 62 direct trains on the route from Preston to Accrington every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Preston to Accrington?

The Preston to Accrington train travel time is normally about 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Preston to Accrington train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Accrington is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 04:40 and the last train is around 22:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 04:40, and the last at 22:02.

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

When to book Preston to Accrington 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 Preston to Accrington by train.

Which train companies operate between Preston and Accrington?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

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

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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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