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Preston to Whitehaven by train
Fastest journey2hr 21m
Trains per day42
Avg. journey time3hr 12m
Travelling from Preston to Whitehaven by train
Fast trains from Preston to Whitehaven take around 2 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 106 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Whitehaven.
1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Whitehaven?
Journeys between Preston and Whitehaven usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Preston to Whitehaven 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 48 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Preston to Whitehaven?
The Preston to Whitehaven train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Preston to Whitehaven train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Whitehaven is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:19 and the last train is around 23:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 05:40, and the last at 21:42.
When to book Preston to Whitehaven 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 Whitehaven by train.
Which train companies operate between Preston and Whitehaven?
More than one train company operates on the route from Preston to Whitehaven, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- 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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