The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Preston to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 24 m
3 h 9 m
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Of the 9 trains that leave Preston for Edinburgh every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||151 miles (244 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||$73 (€66)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Cross Country, Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service|
Trains from Preston to Edinburgh cover the 151 miles (244 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 22 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $37 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $73 (€66). Travelers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 trains will get you from Preston to Edinburgh from $37 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Preston to Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets to Edinburgh from Preston, check out Omio! With one-way Preston to Edinburgh train ticket prices starting as low as $37 (€33) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Edinburgh from Preston by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train schedules and tickets for this 151 miles (244 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets to Edinburgh from Preston in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Preston and Edinburgh on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Find the perfect First TransPennine Express 3 train from Preston to Edinburgh for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Edinburgh from Preston. You can also check relevant travel information for the First TransPennine Express 3 train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap First TransPennine Express 3 train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 151 miles (244 km) on this trip and your First TransPennine Express 3 Preston to Edinburgh train ticket can cost as little as $37 (€33) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets between Preston and Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official First TransPennine Express 3 train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!
Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company 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. 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. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.
Omio customers book a train from Preston to Edinburgh Waverley most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Preston, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Preston. The most popular arrival train station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located around 0.4 miles (660 m) away from its city center.
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