Leeds to Preston train

Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Preston

Showing times and prices for Dec 06

Cheapest

9

Average

9

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leeds to Preston is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
04:57AMLeeds1h48 06:45AMPreston
0 transfers
91One-way

Train schedule from Leeds to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, December 6
Northern Rail
04:57AMLeeds1h48 06:45AMPreston
0 transfers

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Tue
Dec 06
Wed
Dec 07
Thu
Dec 08
Fri
Dec 09
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Fastest train times from Leeds to Preston

Showing times and prices for Dec 06

Fastest Journey

1 h 48 m

Average

1 h 48 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

77 km

Of the 1 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.

Northern Rail
04:57AMLeeds1h48 06:45AMPreston
0 transfers
91One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Overview: Train from Leeds to Preston

distanceDistance47 miles (76 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$10 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency42 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Leeds to Preston cover the 47 miles (76 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 41 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 42 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $10 (€9), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $10 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Preston.

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) from Leeds to Preston trains

Find the best trains between Leeds and Preston with Omio's travel partners First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) from $10 (€9). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Leeds to Preston. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Leeds to Preston train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 42 min
  • Average Price: $10
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 16 a day

One of the best ways to travel to Preston from Leeds is by taking a train with First TransPennine Express 3. Omio helps you find the ideal First TransPennine Express 3 train between Leeds and Preston by showing you First TransPennine Express 3 current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Leeds to Preston journey. You can expect to travel 47 miles (76 km) between Leeds and Preston on a train with First TransPennine Express 3. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Preston from Leeds, you can check straight away if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your First TransPennine Express 3 train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Leeds to Preston!

Train information from Leeds to Preston with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 4 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 32 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leeds to Preston

Travel Tips: 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
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Leeds to Preston trains for as little as $10 (€9)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Leeds to Preston train to cost on average $10 (€9)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 47 miles (76 km)  from Leeds to Preston by train.
On average the Leeds to Preston train time is 1 h 41 min  covering the 47 miles (76 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Leeds Railway Station   to Preston.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Leeds Railway Station and need to travel around 0.5 miles (849 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Preston most often arrive at Preston and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Leeds to Preston train with Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Leeds and Preston as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains from Leeds to Preston per day with Northern Rail  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Leeds for Preston is 42 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Leeds to Preston leaves at 5: 45 AM. The last train departing from Leeds to Preston leaves at 11: 07 PM. You can find the latest Leeds to Preston train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Leeds to Preston train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $10 (€9). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Preston from Leeds. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in Leeds and Preston

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 between Leeds and Preston.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language