The cheapest trains from Lancaster to Preston

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Cheapest

$6

Average

$11

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.

The average ticket from Lancaster to Preston will cost around $ 11 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 6.

Cheapest
08:47AMLancaster0h20 09:07AMPreston
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$61One-way
09:39AMLancaster0h20 09:59AMPreston
0 changes
$111One-way
08:28AMLancaster0h18 08:46AMPreston
0 changes
$121One-way
08:58AMLancaster0h18 09:16AMPreston
0 changes
$131One-way
08:39AMLancaster0h18 08:57AMPreston
0 changes
$131One-way

Timetable Lancaster to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, Oct 22
08:28AMLancaster0h18 08:46AMPreston
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08:39AMLancaster0h18 08:57AMPreston
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08:47AMLancaster0h20 09:07AMPreston
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08:58AMLancaster0h18 09:16AMPreston
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09:39AMLancaster0h20 09:59AMPreston
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The fastest trains from Lancaster to Preston

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

18 m

Average

18 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

34 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Lancaster for Preston every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 34 km distance in an average of 18 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 18 m .

The slowest trains will take 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:58AMLancaster0h18 09:16AMPreston
0 changes
$131One-way
Fastest
08:28AMLancaster0h18 08:46AMPreston
0 changes
$121One-way
Fastest
08:39AMLancaster0h18 08:57AMPreston
0 changes
$131One-way
08:47AMLancaster0h20 09:07AMPreston
0 changes
$61One-way
09:39AMLancaster0h20 09:59AMPreston
0 changes
$111One-way

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Train Information from Lancaster to Preston

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
durationAverage train duration20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$6 (€5)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail, First Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Lancaster to Preston cover the 21 miles (34 km) long journey taking on average 20 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, First Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of train tickets is $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Lancaster and arrive in Preston.

Travel Tips

Trains from Lancaster to Preston
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Preston from Lancaster cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Lancaster and Preston for the next 7 days starting from $6 (€5)  one way.
How much is a train ticket between Lancaster and Preston?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $6 (€5)  for a train ticket to Preston from Lancaster.
How far is it from Lancaster to Preston by train?
You should expect to travel around 21 miles (34 km)  from Lancaster to Preston by train.
What is the Lancaster to Preston train travel time?
The Lancaster to Preston train duration is on average 20 min, which is to be expected when traveling 21 miles (34 km) from Lancaster to Preston. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Lancaster to Preston depart from? Which Preston train station do I come into from Lancaster?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Lancaster   to Preston.

Where is the train station in Lancaster? Where is the train station in Preston?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Lancaster, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Lancaster.

The most popular arrival train station, Preston, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Preston.

Which train providers can take me to Preston from Lancaster?
When taking a train from Lancaster to Preston, you can count on Northern Rail, First Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Preston. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Lancaster to Preston and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
What are the first and last departure train times from Lancaster to Preston?
You can take the earliest train from Lancaster to Preston at 7: 47 AM   or take the last train from Lancaster to Preston leaving at 7: 47 AM. Look for the latest Lancaster to Preston train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I buy train tickets from Lancaster to Preston to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Lancaster to Preston within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $6 (€5) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Lancaster and Preston are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lancaster
Preston
The major railway station for departures from Lancaster is Lancaster. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Lancaster for your journey from Lancaster to Preston.