It takes an average of 3h 8m to travel from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston by train, over a distance of around 188 miles (303 km). There are normally 59 trains per day travelling from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston and tickets for this journey start from £22.30 when you book in advance.
From 2h 11m
188 miles (303 km)
59 trains per day
Direct trains available
Want to learn more about taking the train from Preston to London Euston? You've come to the right place!
The train from Preston to London Euston usually takes around 2h 52m but can take just 2h 8m on the fastest services. You won’t even need to make any changes along the way, as direct trains are available on this route.
Trains from Preston to London Euston are provided by Avanti West Coast, which come with free WiFi, power sockets, and luggage racks, as well as a bar carriage where you can buy snacks and drinks throughout your journey. If you choose to travel in Avanti First Class, you’ll enjoy complimentary at-seat dining too, what's not to like?
To snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time – tickets from Preston to London Euston are usually cheaper when you travel Off-Peak compared to taking the train at Peak times. If you want to save even more, why not buy a Railcard? You’ll get up to 1/3 off eligible journeys for a whole year!
Whether you’re heading into London for work, or a weekend away, arriving at London Euston station means you’ll be well connected to the rest of the city via London Underground, Overground, bus, and National Rail services.
Ready to book? Start your search for train tickets from Preston to London Euston with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Preston (Lancs) to London Euston is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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