Stockport to Preston by train

  • First train
    06:13
  • Last train
    23:28
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    50m
  • Distance
    53 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 7m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Stockport to Preston by train

Fast trains from Stockport to Preston take around 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 53 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stockport and Preston.

1. Are there direct trains from Stockport to Preston?

Direct trains from Stockport to Preston have been found.

We usually find around 35 direct trains on the route from Stockport to Preston every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 34 departures.

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

The Stockport to Preston train travel time is normally about 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Stockport around 06:13 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stockport around 06:13, and the last at 23:19.

When to book Stockport to Preston 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 Stockport to Preston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stockport and Preston?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Preston to Stockport by train

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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.