The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 35 m
1 h 58 m
Trains per day
Of the 8 trains that leave Birmingham for Preston every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 37 min|
|Average train ticket price||$43 (€41)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 14 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Avanti West Coast or CrossCountry|
Trains from Birmingham to Preston cover the 94 miles (152 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 37 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $14 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Preston.
Find the best trains between Birmingham and Preston with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from $14 (€14). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Birmingham to Preston you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Omio helps you find the perfect Birmingham - Preston train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Preston from Birmingham, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Birmingham to Preston trip. You can expect to travel around 94 miles (152 km) to Preston from Birmingham on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets to Preston from Birmingham starting as low as $56 (€54) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!
Train information from Birmingham to Preston with CrossCountry:
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street to Preston.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Birmingham New Street, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center of Birmingham.
The most popular arrival train station, Preston, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center of Preston.
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