York to Preston by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from York to Preston by train
Fast trains from York to Preston take around 2 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 108 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Preston.
1. Are there direct trains from York to Preston?
Direct trains from York to Preston have been found.
We usually find around 26 direct trains on the route from York to Preston every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from York to Preston?
The York to Preston train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the York to Preston train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart York around 06:20 and the last train is around 20:12.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 06:23, and the last at 21:20.
What's the York to Preston train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from York to Preston are $13.13.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $13 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $15. 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 York 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 York to Preston by train.
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Which train companies operate between York and Preston?
More than one train company operates on the route from York to Preston, 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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