Preston to Stevenage by train

  • First train
    05:09
  • Last train
    20:58
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 13m
  • Distance
    266 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 54m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Preston to Stevenage by train

Fast trains from Preston to Stevenage take around 3 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 266 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Stevenage.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Stevenage?

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

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Preston to Stevenage 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 37 departures.

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

The Preston to Stevenage train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Stevenage 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 20:56.

When to book Preston to Stevenage 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 Stevenage by train.

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Which train companies operate between Preston and Stevenage?

More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Stevenage, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Thameslink
  • Virgin Trains

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

Stevenage to Preston by train

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