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Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne by train
Fastest journey2hr 33m
Trains per day75
Avg. journey time3hr 19m
Travelling from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne by train
Fast trains from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne take around 2 hours and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 152 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Newcastle upon Tyne.
1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne?
Journeys between Preston and Newcastle upon Tyne usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 74 departures on the route from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne 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 80 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne?
The Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Newcastle upon Tyne is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:33 and the last train is around 00:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 05:12, and the last at 00:57.
What's the Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne are $12.80.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $12 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $19. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne by train.
Which train companies operate between Preston and Newcastle upon Tyne?
More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Newcastle upon Tyne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- Serco Caledonian Sleeper
- 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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