Duration 54 min
Distance 20.5 miles
Average price £9
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Ilford and Preston takes 54 min and the fastest train takes 48 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Ilford 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.

Train, subway

  1. Ilford
  2. Liverpool Street station
  3. Preston
55 min
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£8 - £11

Ilford to Preston train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Ilford and Preston. The earliest departure is at 05:54 in the morning, and the last departure from Ilford is at 11:39 which arrives into Preston at 12:34. All services require a transfer at London Liverpool Street and take an average of 54 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Preston station. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Preston Road station via Liverpool Street station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Preston is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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Ilford to Preston train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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Ilford to Preston train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Preston Road station.

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There are 12413+ hotels available in Preston. Prices start at £75 per night.

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