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Preston to Peterborough by train
Fastest journey3hr 14m
Trains per day53
Avg. journey time3hr 51m
Travelling from Preston to Peterborough by train
Fast trains from Preston to Peterborough take around 3 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 210 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Peterborough.
1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Peterborough?
Journeys between Preston and Peterborough usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 62 departures on the route from Preston to Peterborough every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 60 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Peterborough?
The Preston to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Preston to Peterborough train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 04:02 and the last train is around 00:57. This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Preston to Peterborough train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Preston to Peterborough are $17.91.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $30 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $31. 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 Peterborough 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 Peterborough by train.
Which train companies operate between Preston and Peterborough?
More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Peterborough, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- East Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- 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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