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Preston to Carstairs by train
Fastest journey2hr 2m
Trains per Day1
Avg. journey time2hr 3m
Travelling from Preston to Carstairs by train
Fast trains from Preston to Carstairs take around 2 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 224 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Carstairs.
1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Carstairs?
Journeys between Preston and Carstairs usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find at least one departure on the route from Preston to Carstairs 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.
2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Carstairs?
The Preston to Carstairs train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Preston to Carstairs train times and schedule?
On weekdays the only train to Carstairs is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:40. At weekends the only train usually departs Preston around 05:40.
When to book Preston to Carstairs 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 Carstairs by train.
Which train companies operate between Preston and Carstairs?
More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Carstairs, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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