Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Preston

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Cheapest

$16

Average

$37

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 Leeds to Preston will cost around $ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

Cheapest
08:57AMLeeds Railway Station1h42 10:39AMPreston
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$161One-way
11:57AMLeeds Railway Station2h09 02:06PMBamber Bridge
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$291One-way
12:57PMLeeds Railway Station2h10 03:07PMBamber Bridge
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$291One-way
01:57PMLeeds Railway Station2h09 04:06PMBamber Bridge
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$291One-way
10:58AMLeeds Railway Station2h08 01:06PMBamber Bridge
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$291One-way

Train schedule from Leeds to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Dec 2
08:07AMLeeds Railway Station1h57 10:04AMPreston
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08:15AMLeeds Railway Station2h08 10:23AMPreston
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08:45AMLeeds Railway Station1h51 10:36AMPreston
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08:57AMLeeds Railway Station2h09 11:06AMBamber Bridge
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08:57AMLeeds Railway Station1h42 10:39AMPreston
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09:07AMLeeds Railway Station1h55 11:02AMPreston
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09:15AMLeeds Railway Station2h07 11:22AMPreston
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09:57AMLeeds Railway Station2h09 12:06PMBamber Bridge
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10:58AMLeeds Railway Station2h08 01:06PMBamber Bridge
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11:57AMLeeds Railway Station2h09 02:06PMBamber Bridge
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12:57PMLeeds Railway Station2h10 03:07PMBamber Bridge
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01:57PMLeeds Railway Station2h09 04:06PMBamber Bridge
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Fastest train times from Leeds to Preston

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Fastest Journey

1 h 42 m

Average

2 h 2 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

77 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Leeds for Preston every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 77 km distance in an average of 2 h 2 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 42 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 10 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
08:57AMLeeds Railway Station1h42 10:39AMPreston
0 changes
$161One-way
08:45AMLeeds Railway Station1h51 10:36AMPreston
1 changes
$501One-way
09:07AMLeeds Railway Station1h55 11:02AMPreston
1 changes
$501One-way
08:07AMLeeds Railway Station1h57 10:04AMPreston
1 changes
$501One-way
09:15AMLeeds Railway Station2h07 11:22AMPreston
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$501One-way

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Train Information to Preston from Leeds

distanceDistance47 miles (76 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Leeds to Preston cover the 47 miles (76 km) long route taking on average 1 h 42 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $16 (€13), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Preston.

Travel Tips

Trains from Leeds to Preston
Travel by train to Preston easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leeds to Preston.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Preston from Leeds cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Leeds to Preston trains for as little as $16 (€13)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Preston from Leeds?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $16 (€13)  for a train ticket between Leeds and Preston.
How far is Leeds to Preston by train?
The distance to Preston from Leeds by train is approximately 47 miles (76 km).
How many hours is the train time to Preston from Leeds?
The train time to Preston from Leeds is on average 1 h 42 min  for the 47 miles (76 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Leeds to Preston by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Leeds to Preston depart from? Which Preston train station do I come into from Leeds?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station   and arrive in Preston.

Where is the Leeds train station located? Where is the Preston train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Leeds Railway Station, is located 0.1 miles (172 m) from the city center of Leeds.

The most popular arrival train station, Preston, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center of Preston.

Which train providers should I travel with from Leeds to Preston?
Take the Leeds to Preston train with Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Leeds to Preston as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I find a direct train from Leeds to Preston?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains from Leeds to Preston per day with Northern Rail  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
How many train services per day are there between Leeds and Preston?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Leeds to Preston. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I buy train tickets to Preston from Leeds to score the best deals?
You can find trains to Preston from Leeds to cost on average $16 (€13) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Leeds to Preston train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leeds
Preston
The major railway station for departures from Leeds is Leeds Railway Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leeds Railway Station for your journey from Leeds to Preston.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Leeds Railway Station
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express