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Duration 2h 43m
Distance 218.6 miles
Average price £130
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between London and Preston takes 2h 43m and the fastest train takes 2h 8m. There is an hourly train service from London 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. London Euston
  2. Preston
3h 7m
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£80 - £280

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Euston and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between London and Preston is 191 miles. The road distance is 218.6 miles.

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London to Preston train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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London to Preston train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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There are 1189+ hotels available in Preston. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Preston?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Preston hourly. Tickets cost £80 - £280 and the journey takes 3h 7m.
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Estimated price
£80 - £280

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