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Train Information to Glasgow from Preston

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$33 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Preston to Glasgow cover the 157 miles (253 km) long route taking on average 2 h 21 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $19 (€16), but the average price of train tickets is $33 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Travel Tips

Trains from Preston to Glasgow
Travel by train to Glasgow 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 Glasgow.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Preston to Glasgow?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Preston to Glasgow to cost as little as $19 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Preston and Glasgow on average?
The train price from Preston to Glasgow is on average $33 (€27)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Glasgow from Preston by train?
The distance from Preston to Glasgow by train is approximately 157 miles (253 km).
How many hours is the train time from Preston to Glasgow?
The train time between Preston and Glasgow is on average 2 h 21 min  for the 157 miles (253 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Preston to Glasgow by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Preston and arrival train station in Glasgow?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Preston   and arriving in Glasgow Central.

Where is the departure train station in Preston located? Where is the arrival train station in Glasgow located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Preston, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center of Preston.

The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 0.5 miles (757 m) away from the city center of Glasgow.

What train companies offer a service from Preston to Glasgow?
For the best Preston to Glasgow train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Preston and Glasgow to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains from Preston to Glasgow?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Preston to Glasgow. You can look to travel with First Transpennine Express or Avanti West Coast  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
How many train services are there from Preston to Glasgow a day?
The average number of trains departing Preston for Glasgow is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When should I buy the Preston to Glasgow train for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Preston and Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $33 (€27) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Preston to Glasgow a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Preston
Glasgow
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 Glasgow.