There are 4 ways to get from Walkden to Preston by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Walkden to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Preston

$9 - $27

3 alternative options

Line 36 bus, train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Walkden, Christ Church (House 61) to Bolton, Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) 36
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Preston

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walkden to Preston 24.9 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Walkden to Preston 24.9 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Walkden to Preston is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Walkden to Preston is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Walkden and Preston is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Walkden to Preston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Walkden to Preston. However, there are services departing from Walkden and arriving at Preston via Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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What companies run services between Walkden, England and Preston, England?

You can take a train from Walkden to Preston via Wigan Wallgate and Wigan North Western in around 48 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Walkden to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Preston
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Walkden to Preston
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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