St Helens to Blackpool train
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There are 7 daily trains from St Helens to Blackpool. Traveling by train from St Helens to Blackpool usually takes around one hour and one minute, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||28 mi (45 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 1m|
|Trains per day||7|
|Most frequent service||Northern Rail|
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Which train should you take from St Helens to Blackpool?
Northern Rail is the one and only train line which connects St Helens to Blackpool. However, there are 7 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Northern Rail||7||1h 2m||£19.32|
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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Trains from St Helens to Blackpool are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
The earliest train departs St Helens at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 15:00. 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 7 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from St Helens to Blackpool.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Blackpool to St Helens.
Where is the train station in St Helens?
Main departure station: St Helens Central Station
There is one train station in St Helens.
All train stations in St Helens:
St Helens Central Station
Where is the train station in Blackpool?
Main arrival station: Blackpool North Station
Blackpool has one train station.
Train stations in Blackpool:
Blackpool North Station
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