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Overview: Train from Preston to London

distanceDistance80 miles (129 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Preston to London cover the 80 miles (129 km) long route taking on average 1 h 13 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $38 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€33).

Train providers: Caledonian Sleeper and Virgin Trains from Preston to London trains

Find the best trains to London from Preston with Omio's travel partners Caledonian Sleeper and Virgin Trains from $116 (€100). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Preston to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: $278
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from Preston to London

FAQs: Travel by train from Preston to London 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 London.
Cheap train tickets from Preston to London can start from as little as $38 (€33) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Preston to London is $38 (€33); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Preston to London train travel time is 1 h 13 min   for the 80 mile (129 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The train from Preston to London leaves at 10: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Preston to London without having to change trains with Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper. There are 17 direct trains from Preston to London each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Preston to London, you can count on Virgin Trains or Caledonian Sleeper for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Preston to London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from Preston to London with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  
A day trip to London from Preston is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 13 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Preston to London is March.
You have options as you can travel between Preston and London 2 different ways: train or bus.

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