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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Of the 12 trains that leave Manchester Airport for Preston every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||33 miles (53 km)|
|Average train duration||50 min|
|Average train ticket price||$13 (€12)|
|Train frequency||47 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 45 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Northern Rail, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service|
Trains from Manchester Airport to Preston cover the 33 miles (53 km) long route taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Transpennine Express or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 47 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $13 (€12).
Find the best trains from Manchester Airport to Preston with Omio's travel partners First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) from $11 (€10). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
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 between Manchester Airport and Preston. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.
Northern Rail (3) from Manchester Airport to Preston train information:
First TransPennine Express 3 tickets between Manchester Airport and Preston are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with First TransPennine Express 3 from Manchester Airport to Preston all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 33 miles (53 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the First TransPennine Express 3 train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Manchester Airport to Preston routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best First TransPennine Express 3 Manchester Airport to Preston train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Preston with First TransPennine Express 3!
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