Train times from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston

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Trains departing after 05:09, Mon 28 May Next trains from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston
Trains departing after 05:09, Mon 28 May
05:09
4h 51m 1 change
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston Platform 3
Preston (Lancs) Northern towards Manchester Piccadilly Platform 3
3h 51m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
09:00 05:56
London Euston
Manchester Piccadilly
06:43
Manchester Piccadilly Virgin Trains towards London Euston
09:00
London Euston
05:16
4h 48m 1 change
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston Platform BUS
Preston (Lancs) Northern towards Manchester Piccadilly Platform BUS
3h 48m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
09:04 06:40
London Euston
Manchester Piccadilly
06:55
Manchester Piccadilly Virgin Trains towards London Euston
09:04
London Euston
06:07
3h 14m 1 change
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston Platform 4
Preston (Lancs) Northern towards Manchester Piccadilly Platform 4
3h 14m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
09:21 06:57
London Euston
Manchester Piccadilly
07:15
Manchester Piccadilly Virgin Trains towards London Euston
09:21
London Euston
07:07
3h 19m 1 change
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston
Preston (Lancs) Northern towards Manchester Piccadilly
3h 19m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
10:26 08:01
London Euston
Manchester Piccadilly
08:15
Manchester Piccadilly Virgin Trains towards London Euston
10:26
London Euston
08:06
3h 14m 1 change
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston
Preston (Lancs) Northern towards Manchester Piccadilly
3h 14m 1 change
1 change + 1 other
11:20 08:59
London Euston
Manchester Piccadilly
09:15
Manchester Piccadilly Virgin Trains towards London Euston
11:20
London Euston

Preston to London: 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 Preston to London.

Whether you’re into world history, cutting-edge gastronomy, breathtaking vistas or world-class shopping, London has it all in spades. A true melting pot, the city offers a cultural experience unlike any other in the world.

Our trains run from Preston station to London Euston 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 Preston (Lancs) to London Euston:
2hr 13m

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

It takes approx. 2hr 13m to get the train from Preston to London. 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.

Can you travel from Preston to London direct by train?

Yes you can! All our trains go direct, starting from Preston and ending at London Euston.

What time is the first train from Preston to London?

The first train leaves Preston at 05:33. Avoid a foggy-headed early morning ticket rush and book yours in advance.

What time is the last train from Preston to London?

You can catch the last train back to London Euston at 20:58.

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