Cardiff to Blackburn train

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Showing times and prices for Aug 11

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Transport for Wales
04:35AMCardiff Central2h48 07:23AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
05:39AMCardiff Central2h46 08:25AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
06:35AMCardiff Central2h48 09:23AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
06:35AMCardiff Central2h48 09:23AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
07:50AMCardiff Central2h34 10:24AMBlackburn
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Train schedule from Cardiff to Blackburn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, August 11
Transport for Wales
04:35AMCardiff Central2h48 07:23AMBlackburn
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
05:39AMCardiff Central2h46 08:25AMBlackburn
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
06:35AMCardiff Central2h48 09:23AMBlackburn
3 transfers
Transport for Wales
06:35AMCardiff Central2h48 09:23AMBlackburn
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
07:50AMCardiff Central2h34 10:24AMBlackburn
3 transfers
Transport for Wales
07:50AMCardiff Central2h34 10:24AMBlackburn
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:50AMCardiff Central2h36 11:26AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
08:50AMCardiff Central2h36 11:26AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
09:56AMCardiff Central2h30 12:26PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
10:52AMCardiff Central2h34 01:26PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
11:56AMCardiff Central2h30 02:26PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
12:49PMCardiff Central2h38 03:27PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
01:57PMCardiff Central2h28 04:25PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
01:57PMCardiff Central2h28 04:25PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
02:49PMCardiff Central2h37 05:26PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
03:50PMCardiff Central2h36 06:26PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
04:50PMCardiff Central2h43 07:33PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
05:49PMCardiff Central2h31 08:20PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
05:49PMCardiff Central3h15 09:04PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
06:23PMCardiff Central2h19 08:42PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
06:55PMCardiff Central2h34 09:29PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
09:15PMCardiff Central2h49 12:04AMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
09:55PMCardiff Central3h07 01:02AMBlackburn
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Aug 11

Fastest Journey

2 h 19 m

Average

2 h 39 m

Trains per day

23

Distance

257 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Blackburn without transferring at least 2 times.

Transport for Wales
06:23PMCardiff Central2h19 08:42PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
01:57PMCardiff Central2h28 04:25PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
01:57PMCardiff Central2h28 04:25PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
09:56AMCardiff Central2h30 12:26PMBlackburn
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Transport for Wales
11:56AMCardiff Central2h30 02:26PMBlackburn
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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Blackburn

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$75 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency20 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Cardiff to Blackburn cover the 159 miles (256 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 36 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $75 (€69), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $46 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Blackburn.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Cardiff to Blackburn trains

CrossCountry trains will get you to Blackburn from Cardiff from $46 (€42). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Blackburn from Cardiff you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find the perfect CrossCountry train from Cardiff to Blackburn for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Cardiff to Blackburn. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 159 miles (256 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Cardiff to Blackburn train ticket can cost as little as $80 (€73) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Cardiff to Blackburn in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Cardiff to Blackburn with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 52 min
  • Average Price: $80
  • CrossCountry frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Blackburn

Travel by train to Blackburn easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to Blackburn.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Cardiff and Blackburn for the next 7 days starting from $46 (€42)  one way.
The Cardiff to Blackburn train ticket price is on average $75 (€69)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Cardiff to Blackburn by train to be approximately 159 miles (256 km).
While the time it takes to travel 159 miles (256 km) from Cardiff to Blackburn can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cardiff to Blackburn train journey time is on average 4 h 36 min.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Blackburn.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Cardiff Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Cardiff. The most popular arrival train station in Blackburn, called Blackburn, is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from its city center.

For the journey from Cardiff to Blackburn you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Blackburn from Cardiff on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 20 trains a day from Cardiff to Blackburn. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cardiff at 7: 45 AM. The last train leaves from Cardiff at 11: 49 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cardiff to Blackburn and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Blackburn from Cardiff within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $75 (€69) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Cardiff to Blackburn a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Blackburn
The major railway station for departures from Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your journey from Cardiff to Blackburn.
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LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Cardiff Central
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)

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