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Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs)

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  1. on time
    Glasgow Central
    18:55
    Glasgow Central
    21:10
    Carlisle
    21:25
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    22:38
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  5. Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs)

  • Train Fares from: £10.50
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  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) by train?

    The average journey time between Glasgow Central and Preston (Lancs) is . On an average weekday, there are 63 trains travelling from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) cost?

    Train tickets from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) can start from as little as £10.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs)?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs).

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Glasgow Central and Preston (Lancs)?

    The distance between Glasgow Central and Preston (Lancs) is 158 miles.

    Distance: 158 miles
  • What time is the first train from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs)?

    The first train from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) departs at .

    What time is the last train from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs)?

    The last train from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) departs at .

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    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs) for Sunday 5th Apr 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
18:5522:383h 43m, 1 change
04:2806:542h 26m, direct
05:4007:592h 19m, direct
06:3008:582h 28m, direct
07:3710:022h 25m, direct

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Preston (Lancs) to Glasgow Central.

How to find cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central to Preston (Lancs)

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