Preston to Glasgow train

Cheap train tickets from Preston to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Cheapest

14

Average

23

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Preston to Glasgow is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
07:15AMPreston2h22 09:37AMGlasgow
0 transfers
141One-way
Transpennine Express
05:36AMPreston2h44 08:20AMGlasgow
0 transfers
151One-way
Transpennine Express
04:36AMPreston2h44 07:20AMGlasgow
0 transfers
151One-way
Transpennine Express
10:06AMPreston2h33 12:39PMGlasgow
0 transfers
471One-way

Train schedule from Preston to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, December 5
Transpennine Express
04:36AMPreston2h44 07:20AMGlasgow
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Transpennine Express
05:36AMPreston2h44 08:20AMGlasgow
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Avanti West Coast
07:15AMPreston2h22 09:37AMGlasgow
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Transpennine Express
10:06AMPreston2h33 12:39PMGlasgow
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Fastest train times from Preston to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Fastest Journey

2 h 22 m

Average

2 h 35 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

253 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Preston for Glasgow every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:15AMPreston2h22 09:37AMGlasgow
0 transfers
141One-way
Transpennine Express
10:06AMPreston2h33 12:39PMGlasgow
0 transfers
471One-way
Transpennine Express
04:36AMPreston2h44 07:20AMGlasgow
0 transfers
151One-way
Transpennine Express
05:36AMPreston2h44 08:20AMGlasgow
0 transfers
151One-way

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Overview: Train from Preston to Glasgow

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Scotrail, Cross Country, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Preston to Glasgow cover the 157 miles (253 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Scotrail, Cross Country, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $51 (€46), but the average price of train tickets is $52 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3, ScotRail and CrossCountry from Preston to Glasgow trains

First TransPennine Express 3, ScotRail and CrossCountry trains will get you between Preston and Glasgow from $51 (€46). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3
ScotRail

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Preston and Glasgow you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking to travel by train from Preston to Glasgow? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Preston to Glasgow train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Preston and Glasgow, you can expect to travel 157 miles (253 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains between Preston and Glasgow in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Glasgow from Preston. Book that perfect Preston to Glasgow train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!

    Looking to travel by train between Preston and Glasgow? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with First TransPennine Express 3. Check Omio to see current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Preston to Glasgow train and book First TransPennine Express 3 tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Preston to Glasgow, you can expect to travel 157 miles (253 km) one-way with First TransPennine Express 3. If you search for trains to Glasgow from Preston in the Omio app, you can check if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with First TransPennine Express 3, we do the work for you to get you safely to Glasgow from Preston. Book that perfect Preston to Glasgow train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with First TransPennine Express 3!

    Preston to Glasgow train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 36 min
    • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 9 a day

    ScotRail tickets between Preston and Glasgow are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with ScotRail between Preston and Glasgow all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current ScotRail train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 157 miles (253 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the ScotRail 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 Preston to Glasgow routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best ScotRail Preston to Glasgow train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ScotRail 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 Glasgow with ScotRail!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Preston to Glasgow

      Travel Tips: 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
      Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Preston to Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from $51 (€46)  one way.
      The train price between Preston and Glasgow is on average $52 (€47)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
      The Preston to Glasgow train distance is approximately 157 miles (253 km).
      On average the Preston to Glasgow train time is 2 h 33 min  covering the 157 miles (253 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Preston   to Glasgow Central.

      The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Preston, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Preston.

      The most popular arrival train station, Glasgow Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center of Glasgow.

      When taking a train from Preston to Glasgow, you can count on Avanti West Coast, Transpennine Express, Scotrail, Cross Country, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service for the best way to get you to Glasgow. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Preston to Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
      On average, there are 23 trains a day from Preston to Glasgow. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      You can take the first train from Preston to Glasgow at 5: 35 AM. The last train from Preston to Glasgow that you can take departs at 9: 43 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Preston to Glasgow schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
      You can find trains from Preston to Glasgow to cost on average $52 (€47) 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Preston to Glasgow train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

      Important Stations and Airports in Preston and Glasgow

      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 between Preston and Glasgow.

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