Train times from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston

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Trains departing after 19:59, Fri 19 Oct Next trains from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston
Trains departing after 19:59, Fri 19 Oct
19:59
2h 27m Direct
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains towards London Euston Platform 6
2h 27m Direct
Direct
Off peak
22:26
London Euston
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20:58
3h 36m Direct
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains towards London Euston Platform 4
2h 36m Direct
Direct
Off peak
23:34
London Euston
clock Off-Peak
21:17
4h 56m 1 change
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains towards London Euston Platform 4
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains towards Wolverhampton Platform 4
3h 56m 1 change
1 change
Off peak
01:13 22:32
London Euston
Wolverhampton
22:45
Wolverhampton Virgin Trains towards London Euston
01:13
London Euston
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22:39
9h 57m 2 changes
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 1 other towards London Euston
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains towards Crewe
8h 57m 2 changes
2 changes + 1 other
Off peak
07:36 23:26
London Euston
Crewe
04:59
Crewe Arriva Trains Wales towards Birmingham New Street
05:58
Birmingham New Street
06:10
Birmingham New Street Virgin Trains towards London Euston
07:36
London Euston
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22:54
9h 42m 3 changes
Preston (Lancs) Virgin Trains + 2 others towards London Euston
Preston (Lancs) Northern towards Manchester Piccadilly
8h 42m 3 changes
3 changes + 2 others
Off peak
07:36 23:53
London Euston
Manchester Piccadilly
00:34
Manchester Piccadilly Arriva Trains Wales towards Chester
01:38
Chester
04:22
Chester Arriva Trains Wales towards Birmingham New Street
05:58
Birmingham New Street
06:10
Birmingham New Street Virgin Trains towards London Euston
07:36
London Euston
clock Off-Peak

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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