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Torquay to Preston by train

  • First train
    06:39
  • Last train
    23:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 3m
  • Distance
    371 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Torquay to Preston by train

Fast trains from Torquay to Preston take around 5 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 371 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Torquay and Preston.

1. Are there direct trains from Torquay to Preston?

Journeys between Torquay and Preston usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Torquay to Preston 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 22 departures.

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

The Torquay to Preston train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Torquay around 06:39 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Torquay around 06:39, and the last at 23:05.

When to book Torquay 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 Torquay to Preston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Torquay and Preston?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Preston to Torquay 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.