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Wrexham to Preston by train

  • First train
    06:04
  • Last train
    00:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 33m
  • Distance
    81 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 39m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wrexham to Preston by train

Fast trains from Wrexham to Preston take around 1 hour and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 81 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wrexham and Preston.

1. Are there direct trains from Wrexham to Preston?

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

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Wrexham to Preston 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 27 departures.

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

The Wrexham to Preston train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Wrexham around 06:04 and the last train is around 00:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wrexham around 06:50, and the last at 00:15.

When to book Wrexham 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 Wrexham to Preston by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wrexham and Preston?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

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

Preston to Wrexham 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.