The cheapest trains from Liverpool to Preston

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$15

Average

$22

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 Liverpool to Preston will cost around $ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 15.

Cheapest
08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street0h52 09:28AMPreston
0 changes
$151One-way
Cheapest
09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street0h52 10:28AMPreston
0 changes
$151One-way
09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street1h30 11:06AMBamber Bridge
1 changes
$241One-way
09:45AMLiverpool Lime Street1h10 10:55AMPreston
1 changes
$241One-way
08:12AMLiverpool Lime Street0h46 08:58AMPreston
0 changes
$241One-way

Timetable Liverpool to Preston

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, Oct 28
08:12AMLiverpool Lime Street0h46 08:58AMPreston
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08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street0h52 09:28AMPreston
0 changes
08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street1h30 10:06AMBamber Bridge
0 changes
08:45AMLiverpool Lime Street1h06 09:51AMPreston
0 changes
09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street1h30 11:06AMBamber Bridge
0 changes
09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street0h52 10:28AMPreston
0 changes
09:45AMLiverpool Lime Street1h10 10:55AMPreston
0 changes
10:36AMLiverpool Lime Street1h30 12:06PMBamber Bridge
0 changes
11:36AMLiverpool Lime Street1h30 01:06PMBamber Bridge
0 changes

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Thu
Oct 28
$14Northern Rail
Fri
Oct 29
$12Northern Rail
Sat
Oct 30
$12Northern Rail
Sun
Oct 31
$9Northern Rail

The fastest trains from Liverpool to Preston

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

46 m

Average

1 h 11 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

43 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Liverpool for Preston every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 43 km distance in an average of 1 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 46 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 30 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
08:12AMLiverpool Lime Street0h46 08:58AMPreston
0 changes
$241One-way
08:36AMLiverpool Lime Street0h52 09:28AMPreston
0 changes
$151One-way
09:36AMLiverpool Lime Street0h52 10:28AMPreston
0 changes
$151One-way
08:45AMLiverpool Lime Street1h06 09:51AMPreston
1 changes
$241One-way
09:45AMLiverpool Lime Street1h10 10:55AMPreston
1 changes
$241One-way

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Train Information from Liverpool to Preston

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
durationAverage train duration46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Liverpool to Preston cover the 27 miles (43 km) long trip taking on average 46 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 $12 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Preston.

Travel Tips

Trains from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Preston.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Preston from Liverpool cost?
Train tickets between Liverpool and Preston for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $9 (€7)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Liverpool to Preston?
The train price from Liverpool to Preston is on average $12 (€10)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Liverpool to Preston by train?
The train distance from Liverpool to Preston is around 27 miles (43 km).
What is the Liverpool to Preston train travel time?
On average the Liverpool to Preston train travel time is 46 min  for the 27 miles (43 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Liverpool and arrival train station in Preston?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Liverpool Lime Street   and arrive in Preston.

Where do I find the Liverpool train station to Preston? Where is the Preston train station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Liverpool Lime Street and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km 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 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can take me from Liverpool to Preston?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Preston, you can rely on Northern Rail to get you to Preston. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Liverpool to Preston trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there between Liverpool and Preston a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Liverpool to Preston. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Liverpool to Preston? What time is the last train from Liverpool to Preston?
You can take the first train from Liverpool to Preston at 7: 12 AM. The last train from Liverpool to Preston that you can take departs at 8: 36 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Liverpool to Preston schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy Liverpool to Preston train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains from Liverpool to Preston to cost on average $12 (€10) 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 Liverpool to Preston train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool
Preston
The major railway station for departures from Liverpool is Liverpool Lime Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Liverpool Lime Street for your journey between Liverpool and Preston.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)