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Preston to Irvine by train
Fastest journey3hr 6m
Trains per day33
Avg. journey time3hr 36m
Travelling from Preston to Irvine by train
Fast trains from Preston to Irvine take around 3 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 242 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Irvine.
1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Irvine?
Journeys between Preston and Irvine usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Preston to Irvine 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 34 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Irvine?
The Preston to Irvine train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Preston to Irvine train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Irvine is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:40 and the last train is around 21:42. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 06:40, and the last at 21:42.
When to book Preston to Irvine 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 Irvine by train.
Which train companies operate between Preston and Irvine?
More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Irvine, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- TransPennine Express
- 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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