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Preston (Lancs) to London Euston

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  1. on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5
    12:16
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5
    12:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5
    13:25
    Crewe
    Platform 5
    15:03
    London Euston
    on time
    London Euston
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 5
    on time
    London Euston
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4
    13:17
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4
    13:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:22
    Crewe
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:04
    London Euston
    on time
    London Euston
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston

  • Train Fares from: £24.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Preston to London Euston train times information

With an average of two departures per hour, Avanti West Coast (formerly Virgin Trains) offers passengers a variety of options when scheduling trips from Preston to London Euston. Direct journeys take just over two hours, with indirect routes taking around three hours. Indirect routes typically involve changes at Crewe or Manchester Piccadilly; and the Preston to Manchester Piccadilly leg is served by Transpennine Express.

Avanti West Coast (formerly Virgin Trains) offers a wide range of amenities for passengers in standard class seating including pay-as-you-go Wi-Fi connections and a variety of food and drink options in its onboard snack shop. First class passengers enjoy free Wi-Fi, complimentary refreshments and larger seating areas.

Transpennine Express offers select catering services on the Preston to Manchester Piccadilly train.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston by train?

    The average journey time between Preston (Lancs) and London Euston is . On an average weekday, there are 58 trains travelling from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston cost?

    Train tickets from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston can start from as little as £24.50 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 Preston (Lancs) to London Euston?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Preston (Lancs) and London Euston?

    The distance between Preston (Lancs) and London Euston is 188 miles.

    Distance: 188 miles
  • What time is the first train from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston?

    The first train from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston departs at .

    What time is the last train from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston?

    The last train from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston 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.
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    *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.

Preston (Lancs) to London Euston timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Preston (Lancs) to London Euston for Wednesday 27th May 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
12:0214:312h 29m, direct
12:1615:032h 47m, 1 change
12:1615:343h 18m, direct
12:5915:302h 31m, direct
13:1716:042h 47m, 1 change

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

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
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