Cathedral Church of St Alphonsa Preston is an impressive and important ecclesiastical building - which welcomes visitors throughout the year. It's well worth a detour to see it.


It's easy to reach Cathedral Church of St Alphonsa Preston, in Preston, by train. Simply hop on a train to Preston station and then it's really not very far away from the station at all - just a short walk across this historic city.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Cathedral Church of St Alphonsa Preston’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:45:00 until 22:00:00
  • Saturday open from 04:45:00 until 21:00:00
  • Sunday open from 08:00:00 until 22:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Via Station Subway with a steep ramp, or using lifts.
Toilets notesThe National key toilets are located on Platform 3; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customers are encouraged to approach a member of station staff with any customer information enquiry.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAvanti West Coast
Car parking spaces1025
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces246
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Cycle Stands on Platform 7. The Cycle Hub is by the second entrance of Butler Street which also leads onto Platform 7.
Cycle storage notesCompound
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Preston (Lancs)

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Glasgow CentralTransPennine Express16:053Late
to Manchester AirportNorthern16:08Scheduled
to London EustonAvanti West Coast16:186On time
to Blackpool NorthNorthern16:301On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetNorthern16:392Late
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Manchester AirportTransPennine Express16:043Late
from Barrow-in-FurnessNorthern16:06Scheduled
from Blackpool SouthNorthern16:121On time
from Liverpool Lime StreetNorthern16:281On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern16:382Late

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