Duration 31 min
Distance 20.5 miles
Average price £7
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Preston and Accrington takes 31 min and the fastest train takes 23 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Preston to Accrington. 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 • 37 min

  1. Preston
  2. Accrington
37 min
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£5 - £8

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Preston and arriving at Accrington. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Preston and Accrington is 14 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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

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Preston to Accrington train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Accrington station.

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What companies run services between Preston and Accrington?

Northern Rail operates a train from Preston to Accrington hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 37 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8

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