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Train times search results for Carlisle to Preston, at

  1. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston
    2h 15m
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    Direct
    Off peak
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    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston
    2h 15m
    >
    Direct
    Off peak
  3. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston (Plat 6)
    2h 52m
    > >
    1 change
    Off peak
  4. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston
    2h 15m
    >
    Direct
    Off peak
  5. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston (Plat 6)
    3h
    > >
    1 change
    Off peak
  6. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston
    2h 15m
    >
    Direct
    Off peak
  7. Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston (Plat 5)
    3h
    > >
    1 change
    Off peak
  8. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston
    2h 15m
    >
    Direct
    Off peak
  9. Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston (Plat 4)
    3h
    > >
    1 change
    Off peak
  10. ON TIME
    Carlisle
    ON TIME
    Preston
    2h 15m
    >
    Direct
    Off peak

Journey information from Carlisle to Preston

  • Train Fares from: £ 23.40
  • Fastest route: 1h 10m
  • Slowest route: 1h 14m
  • Average Journey Time: 1h 12m
  • Changes: Direct
  • Train per day: Around 48
  • Train operators: First TransPennine Express Virgin Trains
  • How long does it take to travel from Carlisle to Preston by train?

    The average journey time between Carlisle and Preston is 1 hour 12 minutes. The fastest journey time is 1 hour 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 48 trains per day travelling from Carlisle to Preston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration 1h 12m
  • Are there direct trains from Carlisle to Preston?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Carlisle to Preston without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Carlisle to Preston.

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  • What time are the first and last train from Carlisle to Preston?

    The first train from Carlisle to Preston departs at . The last train from Carlisle to Preston departs at . No sleeper services are available. There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.

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