Duration 2h 58m
Distance 125.7 miles
Average price £59
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Newcastle upon Tyne and Preston takes 2h 58m and the fastest train takes 2h 33m. There is an hourly train service from Newcastle upon Tyne 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 • 2h 41m

  1. Newcastle
  2. Carlisle
  3. Preston
2h 41m
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£38 - £142

Newcastle upon Tyne to Preston train times

Trains run hourly between Newcastle upon Tyne and Preston. The earliest departure is at 15:56 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Newcastle upon Tyne is at 21:00 which arrives into Preston at 01:04. All services require a transfer at Carlisle and take an average of 2h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Preston. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Preston via Carlisle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Preston is 95 miles. The road distance is 125.7 miles.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Newcastle station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Preston train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Preston via Carlisle in around 2h 41m.
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