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There are 8 daily trains from Blackpool to Blackburn. Traveling by train from Blackpool to Blackburn usually takes around one hour and 14 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||23 mi (37 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 14m|
|Most frequent service||Northern Rail|
Which train should you take from Blackpool to Blackburn?
Northern Rail is the one and only train line which connects Blackpool to Blackburn. However, there are 8 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Northern Rail||8||1h 15m||£16.12|
Northern Rail, branded simply as 'Northern' on its trains, travels to cities such as Manchester, Blackpool, Windermere, Newcastle, and York. Complimentary WiFi is usually available in first- and standard-class carriages, plus an onboard restroom. The newer trains boast extra legroom, and all services have space for luggage at the end of carriages.
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Tuesday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Blackpool to Blackburn. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Tuesday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Saturday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.
The earliest train departs Blackpool at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Blackburn to Blackpool.
Where is the train station in Blackpool?
Main departure station: Blackpool South
There is one train station in Blackpool.
All train stations in Blackpool:
Where is the train station in Blackburn?
Main arrival station: Cherry Tree Station
Blackburn has one train station.
Train stations in Blackburn:
Cherry Tree Station
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