Preston to Motherwell by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Preston to Motherwell by train
Fast trains from Preston to Motherwell take around 2 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 241 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Motherwell.
1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Motherwell?
Direct trains from Preston to Motherwell have been found.
We usually find around 17 direct trains on the route from Preston to Motherwell every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 13 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Motherwell?
The Preston to Motherwell train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Preston to Motherwell train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Motherwell is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:40 and the last train is around 20:41.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 05:40, and the last at 20:53.
What's the Preston to Motherwell train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Preston to Motherwell are $14.18.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $34 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $14. 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 Preston to Motherwell 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 Motherwell by train.
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Which train companies operate between Preston and Motherwell?
More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Motherwell, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- TransPennine Express
- 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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