Preston (Lancs) (PRE)

Managed by Virgin Trains 

 
Preston station
Fishergate
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 8AP
 

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

    Trolleys Yes
  • Refreshments

    Note
  • ATM machine

    ATM machine
  • Toilets

    Toilets
  • Pay phone

    Pay phone Cards and Coins
  • Internet

  • Post box

    Note
  • Tourist information office

  • Shops

    Shops
 
 

Preston (Lancs)

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Route planning around the station including maps and platforms

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Getting to and from the station

 

Bicycle parking

Stands
Storage sheltered
Yes
Storage location

On Platform 7

Storage spaces
246

A new purpose build cycle hub for 200 cycles opens September 2016.  Please see station staff for more details.

Storage CCTV
Yes
PlusBike (cycle hire)

Cycle Hire available from Leisure Lakes Bikes.  A bike shop, sales, hire and services is available adjacent to Platform 7 on Butler Street, outside the Multi-Story car park.  For more details click here

Car Park
Station Car Park
Operator
Virgin Trains
Address
Fishergate
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 8AP
Note

The weekend rate is also applicable on bank holidays.

Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
1025  with 12 accessible spaces available
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided 
Free of charge
No
Daily rate
£12.00
Saturday rate
£6.00
Sunday rate
£6.00
Monthly rate
£166.00
3 Monthly rate
£374.00
Annual rate
£1200.00

For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay visit the Virgin Trains website

 

Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff. 

CCTV Coverage
Yes
Onward travel information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Taxi

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

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available
Yes
Metro

No Metro services

Car hire

Nearest Eurocar about half a mile from the station

Ticket buying and collection

 
Ticket Office
Yes
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:45 - 22:00
Saturday 04:45 - 21:00
Sunday 08:00 - 22:00
Location

Ticket machines can be found in the booking hall.

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Yes
Accessible ticket machines
There are no accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards
Smartcards issued
No
Smartcards validators
No

Staffing and general services

 
Information available from staff
Yes - from help point,Yes - from information point,Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
 
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Customer help points
Yes

Information Kiosk on Platform 3

Lost Property
Yes
Customer Services

Customers are encouraged to approach a member of station staff with any customer information enquiry. 

Ticket gates
No
CCTV
Yes
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Pick Up / Drop Off in the short stay car park on Butler St.

Facilities

 
ATM Machine
Yes
Pay phones
Yes
Pay phones type
Cards and Coins
Post box
Yes
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Shops
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Baby changing facilities location
 
National key toilets
No
Trolleys
Yes
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Waiting rooms opening hours

Accessibility and mobility access

 
Staff help available
Yes
Staff help available opening times
Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day
Saturday 24 Hours a Day
Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Ramp for train access
Yes
Step free access coverage
Yes
Step free access note

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

 
Wheelchairs available
Yes

Station Map

 
Station plan

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