Trains from Preston to London

train times, tickets and journey information.

Preston to London Train Times Information

If you’re planning a trip to London from Preston, you’re much better off on the train than driving. No jams, no Congestion Charge, and you can stretch your legs whenever you want. In a journey that takes about two and a half hours and can cost £68.90, you’ll get free WiFi and the fantastic onboard shop to pick some delicious refreshments. All you need now are the details – so we’ve put them all together in one place for you to take in.

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Preston to London FAQs

How long does it take to travel from Preston to London by train?
The journey takes 2 hours and 13 minutes on average. Some weekend services take a little longer.

What is the fastest journey from Preston to London by train?
The fastest journey takes 2 hours and 13 minutes.

How much does the train from Preston to London cost?
The cheapest off-peak fare from Preston to London costs £68.90 if booked in advance. Anytime single tickets cost £184.50.

Are there direct trains from Preston to London?
Yes, most trains go direct from Preston to London. Only late trains sometimes require a change.

What is the distance between Preston and London?
London Euston is about 300 km (186 miles) from Preston.

What time is the first train from Preston to London?
The first train leaves London at 05:33 (weekdays), 05:10 (Saturday) and 09:00 (Sunday).

What time is the last train from Preston to London?
The last train leaves London at 21:17 (weekdays), 20:05 (Saturday) and 20:21 (Sunday).

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London Euston

London Euston station
Euston Road
Greater London
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