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Overview: Train from Preston to Birmingham

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Preston to Birmingham cover the 94 miles (152 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 46 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€25), but the average price of train tickets is $30 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Travel Tips: Trains from Preston to Birmingham

Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Preston to Birmingham.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains from Preston to Birmingham cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Preston to Birmingham trains for as little as $30 (€25)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train between Preston and Birmingham on average?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Preston to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of $30 (€25)  one way.

How far is it from Preston to Birmingham by train?

The distance from Preston to Birmingham by train is approximately 94 miles (152 km).

How many hours is the train time to Birmingham from Preston?

While the time it takes to travel 94 miles (152 km) between Preston and Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Preston to Birmingham train journey time is on average 1 h 46 min.

What is the departure train station in Preston and arrival train station in Birmingham?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Preston   and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Preston and travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the train station to the city center in Birmingham.

Which train companies can get me from Preston to Birmingham?

For the best Preston to Birmingham train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Preston and Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains are there between Preston and Birmingham a day?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Preston to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What are the first and last departure train times from Preston to Birmingham?

You can take the earliest train from Preston to Birmingham at 9: 17 AM   or take the last train from Preston to Birmingham leaving at 11: 17 AM. Look for the latest Preston to Birmingham train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How early should I book train tickets between Preston and Birmingham to score the best deals?

You can find trains between Preston and Birmingham to cost on average $30 (€25) 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Preston to Birmingham train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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