|Distance||104 miles (167 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||$49 (€39)|
|Train frequency||17 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 17 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast or Cross Country|
Trains from Birmingham to Blackpool cover the 104 miles (167 km) long route taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $31 (€25), but the average price of train tickets is $49 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Blackpool North.
For as little as $31 (€25) you can travel by train from Birmingham to Blackpool with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Birmingham and Blackpool you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Looking to travel by train from Birmingham to Blackpool? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Birmingham to Blackpool train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Birmingham and Blackpool, you can expect to travel 104 miles (167 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains between Birmingham and Blackpool in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Blackpool from Birmingham. Book that perfect Birmingham to Blackpool train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!
CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Birmingham and Blackpool:
The first train destined to Blackpool’s North or South stations leaves Birmingham New Street station departs around 6:00 a.m. and the last one just after 10:30 p.m. The only peak time during the day is from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., where a trip lasts about 2.5 hours. The last journeys are overnight and take 7 to 8 hours and Sunday service does not begin until 8:30 a.m. Only one train leaves for Blackpool from Birmingham hourly. Trains from Birmingham to Blackpool are operated by Virgin trains.
Return trains from Blackpool to Birmingham are also available.
As the second largest metropolis outside of London, Birmingham is full of attractions keeping its residents well entertained. Gorgeous canals grace the city centre, and with St. Paul's Square and other landmarks, it is no wonder the city attracted such literary legends as J.R.R Tolkien and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. There are modern sites for entertainment such as Jaguar's Castle Bromwich Assembly or the International Jazz Festival called "Party in the Park".
After a memorable time in Birmingham, relax at Glasgow's favorites seaside retreat, Blackpool. An exhausted traveller should visit the sands of the Golden Mile or Pleasure Beach for some rest and relaxation before venturing into the Blackpool Model Village and Gardens or the Illuminations showcase during the fall months. The Blackpool Resort Pass is ideal as it grants card pass owners access to the city's top attractions Sandcastle Waterpark and Nickelodeon Land.
When taking a train from Birmingham, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. When you arrive in Blackpool, your train can arrive in train stations including Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street to Blackpool North.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Blackpool North, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.
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