Train times from London Euston to Preston (Lancs)

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Trains departing after 07:20, Mon 28 May Next trains from London Euston to Preston (Lancs)
Trains departing after 07:20, Mon 28 May
07:20
3h 21m 1 change
London Euston Virgin Trains + 1 other towards Preston (Lancs)
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Manchester Piccadilly
3h 21m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
10:41 09:28
Preston (Lancs)
Manchester Piccadilly
09:47
Manchester Piccadilly Northern towards Preston (Lancs)
10:41
Preston (Lancs)
07:31
3h 19m 1 change
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Preston (Lancs)
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Crewe
3h 19m 1 change
1 change
10:50 09:10
Preston (Lancs)
Crewe
08:00
3h 2m 1 change
London Euston Virgin Trains + 1 other towards Preston (Lancs)
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Manchester Piccadilly
3h 2m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
11:02 10:05
Preston (Lancs)
Manchester Piccadilly
10:26
Manchester Piccadilly TransPennine Express towards Preston (Lancs)
11:02
Preston (Lancs)
08:20
3h 22m 1 change
London Euston Virgin Trains + 1 other towards Preston (Lancs)
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Manchester Piccadilly
3h 22m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
11:42 10:28
Preston (Lancs)
Manchester Piccadilly
10:47
Manchester Piccadilly Northern towards Preston (Lancs)
11:42
Preston (Lancs)
08:31
3h 19m 1 change
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Preston (Lancs)
London Euston Virgin Trains towards Crewe
3h 19m 1 change
1 change
11:50 10:11
Preston (Lancs)
Crewe

London to Preston: the journey lowdown

Travelling across the UK comes with its fair share of quandaries, so we put together this fun fact sheet to give you all the info you need to know about trains from London to Preston.

Discover one of Lancashire’s most treasured. with its legacy as a boomtown of the Industrial Revolution. Today Preston is a vibrant hub of high street retail, waterfront eateries, and awe-inspiring architecture.

Our trains run from London Euston to Preston station frequently, so you’ve got plenty of options when booking your tickets. If you want to make a saving on them, book in advance and make sure you travel during Off-Peak times.

Average journey time from London Euston to Preston (Lancs):
2hr 8m

How long does it take to travel from London to Preston by train?

It takes approx. 2hr 8m to get the train from London to Preston. Thanks to our free onboard entertainment service with movies, TV shows, magazines and more, your journey will be over in a flash. If you’re travelling during public holidays or weekends, it may take a little longer.

What time is the first train from London to Preston?

The first train leaves London Euston at 05:31. Avoid a foggy-headed early morning ticket rush and book yours in advance.

What time is the last train from London to Preston?

You can catch the last train back to Preston at 21:10.

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