Letchworth Garden City to Preston by train

  • First train
    05:21
  • Last train
    00:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 17m
  • Distance
    259 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 34m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Letchworth Garden City to Preston by train

Fast trains from Letchworth Garden City to Preston take around 3 hours and 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 259 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Letchworth Garden City and Preston.

1. Are there direct trains from Letchworth Garden City to Preston?

Journeys between Letchworth Garden City and Preston usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Letchworth Garden City to Preston every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Letchworth Garden City to Preston?

The Letchworth Garden City to Preston train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Letchworth Garden City to Preston train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Letchworth Garden City around 05:21 and the last train is around 00:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Letchworth Garden City around 06:00, and the last at 00:21.

When to book Letchworth Garden City 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 Letchworth Garden City to Preston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Letchworth Garden City and Preston?

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

  • Great Northern
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

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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.