Duration 3h 22m
Distance 142.4 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Accrington and Rugby takes 3h 22m and the fastest train takes 2h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Accrington to Rugby. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Accrington
  2. Preston
  3. Rugby
3h 13m
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£51 - £178

Accrington to Rugby train times

Trains run every four hours between Accrington and Rugby. The earliest departure is at 19:11 in the evening, and the last departure from Accrington is at 23:37 which arrives into Rugby at 07:05. All services require a transfer at Preston and take an average of 3h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Accrington to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Accrington and arriving at Rugby via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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The distance between Accrington and Rugby is 106 miles. The road distance is 142.4 miles.

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Accrington to Rugby train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Accrington station.

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Accrington to Rugby train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Rugby station.

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