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Preston (Lancs)


Preston station

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Ticket office

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Mon - Fri:  5:45 AM to 10:00 PM
Sat:  4:45 AM to 9:00 PM
Sun:  8:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Station details

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    Amended service between Crewe and Liverpool Lime Street / Preston from Saturday 25 until Monday 27 May. More information

    An amended service is also running in the Motherwell area on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 May. information


General information

Station Operator: VT
Station Code: PRE
Staffing Level: Full Time

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
False Smartcard Issued
False Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
False Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Ticket Office Note:
Ticket machines can be found in the booking hall.

Passenger services

False> Lost Property Contact Available
Website: Go to website
False Ticket Gate

False> Left Luggage Contact Available
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

True> Atm Machine
True Baby Change
False Bureau De Change
True Post Box
True Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
True Shops
False Showers
True Station Buffet
True Telephones (Cards & Coins)
True Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
True Trolleys
False WebKiosk
False WiFi
Wifi Note:
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True Waiting Room

Car parking

true Car parking
Name: Station Car Park
Operator: Virgin Trains
Spaces: 1025

Annual Charge: £1200.00
Daily Charge: £12.00
Monthly Charge: £166.00
Off Peak Charge: N/A
Six Monthly Charge: N/A
Per Hour Charge: N/A
Three Monthly Charge: £374.00
Weekly Charge: N/A
False Car Parking Contact Available


True Cycle Storage Availability

Sheltered: Yes
Spaces: 246
Type: Compound

Cycle Stands on Platform 7.  The Cycle Hub is by the second entrance of Butler Street which also leads onto Platform 7.

True Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

True Taxi Rank

Taxi Rank Note:

Available outside the entrance. A freephone line is available in the ticket office area.

True Car Hire

Car Hire Note:

Nearest Eurocar about half a mile from the station

False Airport
True Metro
True Bus Service


True Accessible Booking Office Counter

False Accessible Public Telephones

False National Key Toilets

True Induction Loop
True Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

True Step Free Access

Step Free Access Note:

 Via Station Subway with a steep ramp, or using lifts.

False Accessible Taxis

False Accessible Ticket Machines

True Impaired Mobility Set Down

Live departures and arrivals for Preston (Lancs)

Live departures for Preston
Due Destination Platform Expected further details  Additional Information 
03:56 Manchester Airport Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Manchester Airport
Live arrivals at Preston
Due Destination Platform Expected further details  Additional Information 
03:55 Blackpool North Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Blackpool North
04:31 Inverness/Fort William Platform 3 3 On time See details on departure to Inverness/Fort William

timetables for Preston (Lancs)

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