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Polmont to Preston by train

  • First train
    06:23
  • Last train
    00:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 48m
  • Distance
    256 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 54m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Polmont to Preston by train

Fast trains from Polmont to Preston take around 2 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 256 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Polmont and Preston.

1. Are there direct trains from Polmont to Preston?

Journeys between Polmont and Preston usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 27 departures on the route from Polmont 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 38 departures.

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

The Polmont to Preston train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Polmont around 06:23 and the last train is around 00:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Polmont around 06:22, and the last at 00:01.

When to book Polmont 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 Polmont to Preston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Polmont and Preston?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • First TransPennine Express
  • ScotRail
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

Preston to Polmont 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.