Trains from Milton Keynes to Preston

Milton Keynes to Preston train information

Milton Keynes Preston train map

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Arrival Preston, England
Departure Milton Keynes, England
Distance 144 Miles
  • There are several train providers across the UK & Europe. By searching for your ticket using our travel search engine, you will be able to see the trains connecting Milton Keynes in England to Preston in England as well as the train operator for this journey.
  • There are 144 miles between Milton Keynes to Preston. Travelling by train is normally the fastest solution to go to Preston from Milton Keynes, and it’s also a greener option than taking your car or using the plane.
  • Fares can change depending on when you travel or how long in advance you buy your ticket.

Best prices for Milton Keynes to Preston train tickets

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Milton Keynes - Preston prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Milton Keynes to Preston by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Milton Keynes - Preston: the best time to book cheap trains

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The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the ticket is purchased. Buying your train from Milton Keynes to Preston in advance will enable you to pay less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £33 when purchasing your train 3 days in advance which is 30% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Milton Keynes to Preston trains

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

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Discount Milton Keynes - Preston train tickets

Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to pay less for your Milton Keynes Preston train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are five types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

What are the benefits of a railcard?

The main benefit of using a railcard is that you only need a few trips to be profitable.

You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity 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 buy after that, you will save money.

For instance, train tickets from Milton Keynes to Preston cost on average £50.00 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £50.00 (£88/£50.00 = 1.76), it turns out that after only 2 one way trips from Preston to Milton Keynes, the card will have paid for itself.

How much does a railcard cost?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most adult fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(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
Milton Keynes to Preston train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(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