Colne to Preston by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    36 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 8m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Colne to Preston by train

Fast trains from Colne to Preston take around 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 36 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Colne and Preston.

1. Are there direct trains from Colne to Preston?

Direct trains from Colne to Preston have been found.

We usually find around 31 direct trains on the route from Colne to Preston every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Colne to Preston?

The Colne to Preston train travel time is normally about 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Colne to Preston train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Colne around 05:22 and the last train is around 23:11. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Colne around 05:23, and the last at 23:11.

When to book Colne to Preston train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Colne to Preston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Colne and Preston?

More than one train company operates on the route from Colne to Preston, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Preston to Colne by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.