Preston to Clitheroe by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    24 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 6m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Preston to Clitheroe by train

Fast trains from Preston to Clitheroe take around 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 24 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Clitheroe.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Clitheroe?

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

We usually find around 51 departures on the route from Preston to Clitheroe 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 61 departures.

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

The Preston to Clitheroe train travel time is normally about 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Clitheroe is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:05 and the last train is around 21:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 05:05, and the last at 22:01.

When to book Preston to Clitheroe 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 Preston to Clitheroe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Preston and Clitheroe?

More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Clitheroe, 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.

Clitheroe to Preston 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.