Virgin Trains offer a direct service between London Euston and Preston every hour on the half hour, although exact times can vary. The journey typically takes just over two hours in the morning and slightly longer in the evening.
Amenities on Virgin Trains include power sockets, free Wi-Fi for business travellers (and paid Wi-Fi for standard) and an on-board shop where you can purchase newspapers, snacks, and alcoholic or soft drinks.
*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
Journey information from London Euston to Preston
Train Fares from: £ 22.00
Fastest route: 2h 8m
Slowest route: 2h 8m
Average Journey Time: 2h 32m
Train per day: Around 60
How long does it take to travel from London Euston to Preston by train?
The average journey time between London Euston and Preston is 2 hours 32 minutes. The fastest journey time is 2 hours 8 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 60 trains per day travelling from London Euston to Preston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Are there direct trains from London Euston to Preston?
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Euston to Preston without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London Euston to Preston.
What time are the first and last train from London Euston to Preston?
The first train from London Euston to Preston departs at .
The last train from London Euston 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.