Preston to Rugby by train

  • First train
    05:33
  • Last train
    19:59
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 24m
  • Distance
    182 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 44m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Preston to Rugby by train

Fast trains from Preston to Rugby take around 1 hour and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 182 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Rugby.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Rugby?

Direct trains from Preston to Rugby have been found.

We usually find around 9 direct trains on the route from Preston to Rugby every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures.

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

The Preston to Rugby train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Rugby is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:33 and the last train is around 19:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 07:16, and the last at 21:17.

When to book Preston to Rugby 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 Rugby by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Preston and Rugby?

Virgin Trains is the train company that operates on the route from Preston to Rugby.

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

Rugby to Preston by train

Other journeys to Rugby View all journeys to Rugby

Loco2 means a new way of booking trains online, but it also stands for low CO2 and lower cost travel. By simplifying the booking process, Loco2 hopes to encourage more people to ditch the plane and opt for a lower-carbon journey by train.

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Zero booking fees
  • 24/7 customer support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Sign up to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.

Log in / Register

  1. We'd love to send you (occasional) emails with travel tips, sales and special offers. You can change your preferences at any time.
  1. By registering you agree with our privacy policy.