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Duration 1h 41m
Distance 69.1 miles
Average price £46
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Preston and Wrexham takes 1h 41m and the fastest train takes 1h 13m. There is a train service every few hours from Preston to Wrexham. 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. Preston
  2. Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Wrexham
2h 18m
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£21 - £76

Preston to Wrexham train times

Trains run hourly between Preston and Wrexham. The earliest departure is at 09:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Preston is at 21:21 which arrives into Wrexham at 05:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Preston to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Preston and arriving at Wrexham General via Warrington Bank Quay and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Preston and Wrexham is 51 miles. The road distance is 69.1 miles.

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

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Preston to Wrexham train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Chester station.

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