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Duration 2h 45m
Distance 122 miles
Average price £55
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Preston and Hull takes 2h 45m and the fastest train takes 2h 41m. There is a train service every few hours from Preston to Hull. 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 via Leeds

  1. Preston
  2. Leeds
  3. Hull
2h 58m
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£44 - £73

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No, there is no direct train from Preston to Hull. However, there are services departing from Preston and arriving at Hull via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Preston and Hull is 97 miles. The road distance is 122 miles.

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

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

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You can take a train from Preston to Hull via Leeds in around 2h 58m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£23 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£24 - £35
TransPennine Express
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £23
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £23
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50

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