Duration 4h 25m
Distance 236.4 miles
Average price £119
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dundee and Preston takes 4h 25m and the fastest train takes 3h 40m. There is a train service every few hours from Dundee to Preston. 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. Dundee
  2. Haymarket
  3. Preston
4h 35m
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£63 - £374

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No, there is no direct train from Dundee to Preston. However, there are services departing from Dundee and arriving at Preston via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 35m.

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The distance between Dundee and Preston is 188 miles. The road distance is 236.4 miles.

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Dundee to Preston train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Dundee station.

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Dundee to Preston train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Preston station.

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