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Preston to Hawarden by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    22:43
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m
  • Distance
    64 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 33m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Preston to Hawarden by train

Fast trains from Preston to Hawarden take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 64 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Hawarden.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Hawarden?

Journeys between Preston and Hawarden usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Preston to Hawarden 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 19 departures.

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

The Preston to Hawarden train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hawarden is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 04:09 and the last train is around 21:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 06:25, and the last at 22:43.

When to book Preston to Hawarden 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 Hawarden by train.

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Which train companies operate between Preston and Hawarden?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern Rail
  • Transport For Wales
  • 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.