Trains from Brighton to Preston

Brighton to Preston train information

Brighton Preston train map

Train duration 3h56m
Arrival Preston, England
Departure Brighton, England
Distance 230 Miles
Train operators Gatwick Express, Southern
Lowest train price from £124.30
Average train price £125.00

Which operators can I use?

There are a lot of train operators across the United Kingdom & Europe but the trains from Brighton in England to Preston in England are provided by Gatwick Express, Southern.

How far is it by train?

There are 230 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Brighton to Preston is approximately 3h56m. Taking the train is often the quickest option to get to Preston from Brighton, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving your car or flying.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

The cheapest fare we've found for the next 180 days is £124.30 one way.

Best prices for Brighton to Preston train tickets

from £124.30 MORE 3h56m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £14.00 MORE 10h17m

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Best prices for Brighton to Preston trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Brighton and Preston by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Preston to Brighton and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 12:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 17:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 13:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 14:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 08:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 15:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 16:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 11:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 09:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago
Brighton
Preston
£124.30 09/05/2020 10:48 Gatwick Express 3 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Brighton - Preston train tickets

The most efficient way to pay less on your Brighton Preston train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that you only need a few trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the railcard to pay for itsfel. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you book after that, you will make savings.

For instance, train tickets from Brighton to Preston cost on average £124.30 (1). By dividing £88 by £124.30 (£88/£124.30 = 0.71), it appears that after only 1 one way trips from Preston to Brighton, the card will have paid for itself.

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most rail fares, thus you will save 1/3 on most train fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Brighton to Preston train £124.30 £82.87 £41.43 0.71

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare