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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Birmingham to Blackburn, BBD?

Lowest Price€19.29
Fastest Train2h 48m
Trains Per Day21
Train Lines4
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Birmingham-Blackburn Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Blackburn?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, €51.93 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Birmingham to Blackburn.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Blackburn?

The distance between Birmingham and Blackburn is approximately 146 kilometers, or 91 miles. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 3 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 48 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Birmingham to Blackburn are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Birmingham at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Birmingham to Blackburn?

There are 21 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 on your return trip from Blackburn to Birmingham, with tickets starting at €13.25. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the coach from Birmingham to Blackburn for €18.08.

What train services are there from Birmingham to Blackburn?

There are 4 train lines with service from Birmingham to Blackburn. West Midlands Railway + Connections is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 13 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Arriva Trains Wales + Connections13h 23m€61.47
Avanti West Coast + Connections32h 55m€44.08
CrossCountry + Connections43h 8m€59.21
West Midlands Railway + Connections134h 40m€55.42

Where is the train station in Birmingham?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 4 stops and stations in Birmingham where you can board the train:

  • Birmingham International Rail Station
  • New St Station
  • Snow Hill
  • Moor St Station

Where is the train station in Blackburn?

Blackburn has one train station:

  • Blackburn Train Station

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