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Overview: Train from Preston to Dublin

distanceDistance148 miles (238 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Preston to Dublin cover the 148 miles (238 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Preston, United Kingdom to Dublin, Ireland?

Travel between Preston, United Kingdom and Dublin, Ireland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Ireland from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Ireland from Preston?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Dublin, Ireland?

All travelers in Ireland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Preston to Dublin as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Dublin, Ireland?

The restriction level for your return train to Preston, United Kingdom from Dublin is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Preston from Dublin restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Dublin?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Preston, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Preston from Dublin closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is it from Preston to Dublin by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Dublin from Preston by train to be approximately 148 miles (238 km).

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Preston
Dublin
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 from Preston to Dublin.