Preston to Tamworth by train

  • First train
    05:33
  • Last train
    06:57
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 14m
  • Distance
    142 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    1
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Preston to Tamworth by train

Fast trains from Preston to Tamworth take around 1 hour and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 142 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Tamworth.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Tamworth?

Direct trains from Preston to Tamworth have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Preston to Tamworth every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Preston to Tamworth train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only direct train to Tamworth is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:33. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Preston around 05:57.

When to book Preston to Tamworth 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 Tamworth by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Preston and Tamworth?

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

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

Tamworth to Preston by train

Other journeys to Tamworth View all journeys to Tamworth

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
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe 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.