Stirling to Preston by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Stirling to Preston by train
Fast trains from Stirling to Preston take around 3 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 274 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stirling and Preston.
1. Are there direct trains from Stirling to Preston?
Journeys between Stirling and Preston usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 51 departures on the route from Stirling to Preston 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 44 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Stirling to Preston?
The Stirling to Preston train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Stirling to Preston train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Stirling around 05:26 and the last train is around 19:07.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stirling around 05:30, and the last at 23:10.
What's the Stirling to Preston train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Stirling to Preston are $25.87.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $28 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $25. 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 Stirling 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 Stirling to Preston by train.
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Which train companies operate between Stirling and Preston?
More than one train company operates on the route from Stirling to Preston, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- TransPennine Express
- UK Rail Connections
- 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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