Preston to Paris by train

  • First train
    04:02
  • Last train
    00:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 47m
  • Distance
    648 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 2m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Preston to Paris by train

Fast trains from Preston to Paris take around 5 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 648 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Paris.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Paris?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Preston to Paris every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Paris?

The Preston to Paris train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Preston to Paris train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Paris is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 04:02 and the last train is around 00:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 05:58, and the last at 00:57.

When to book Preston to Paris 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 Preston to Paris by train.

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Which train companies operate between Preston and Paris?

More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Paris, 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 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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