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Preston to Croy by train

  • First train
    07:03
  • Last train
    21:05
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 56m
  • Distance
    259 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Preston to Croy by train

Fast trains from Preston to Croy take around 2 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 259 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Croy.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Croy?

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

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Preston to Croy 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 33 departures.

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

The Preston to Croy train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Croy is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 07:03 and the last train is around 21:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 06:58, and the last at 21:04.

When to book Preston to Croy 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 Croy by train.

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Which train companies operate between Preston and Croy?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • ScotRail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

Croy to Preston 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.