Preston to Woking by train

  • First train
    05:33
  • Last train
    23:42
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 24m
  • Distance
    308 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Preston to Woking by train

Fast trains from Preston to Woking take around 3 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 308 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Preston and Woking.

1. Are there direct trains from Preston to Woking?

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

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Preston to Woking 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 28 departures.

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

The Preston to Woking train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Woking is usually scheduled to depart Preston around 05:33 and the last train is around 23:42. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Preston around 05:57, and the last at 21:17.

When to book Preston to Woking 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 Woking by train.

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Which train companies operate between Preston and Woking?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • UK Rail Connections
  • 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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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.