Edinburgh to Blackburn train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Dec 02

Cheapest

33

Average

61

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh to Blackburn is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

TransPennine Express Service
02:12PMEdinburgh2h36 04:48PMPreston
0 transfers
331One-way
TransPennine Express Service
04:12PMEdinburgh2h34 06:46PMPreston
0 transfers
331One-way
TransPennine Express Service
06:11PMEdinburgh2h35 08:46PMPreston
0 transfers
331One-way
TransPennine Express Service
08:11PMEdinburgh2h32 10:43PMPreston
0 transfers
331One-way
Avanti West Coast
02:53PMEdinburgh2h21 05:14PMPreston
0 transfers
981One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Blackburn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, December 2
TransPennine Express Service
02:12PMEdinburgh2h36 04:48PMPreston
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Avanti West Coast
02:53PMEdinburgh2h21 05:14PMPreston
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TransPennine Express Service
04:12PMEdinburgh2h34 06:46PMPreston
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
04:52PMEdinburgh2h23 07:15PMPreston
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TransPennine Express Service
06:11PMEdinburgh2h35 08:46PMPreston
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Avanti West Coast
06:52PMEdinburgh2h22 09:14PMPreston
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TransPennine Express Service
08:11PMEdinburgh2h32 10:43PMPreston
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Dec 02

Fastest Journey

2 h 21 m

Average

2 h 29 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

249 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Edinburgh for Blackburn every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
02:53PMEdinburgh2h21 05:14PMPreston
0 transfers
981One-way
Avanti West Coast
06:52PMEdinburgh2h22 09:14PMPreston
0 transfers
981One-way
Avanti West Coast
04:52PMEdinburgh2h23 07:15PMPreston
0 transfers
981One-way
TransPennine Express Service
08:11PMEdinburgh2h32 10:43PMPreston
0 transfers
331One-way
TransPennine Express Service
04:12PMEdinburgh2h34 06:46PMPreston
0 transfers
331One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Blackburn

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$70 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh to Blackburn cover the 154 miles (249 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $37 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $70 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Blackburn.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Blackburn trains

First TransPennine Express 3 trains will get you to Blackburn from Edinburgh from $37 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

First TransPennine Express 3

Omio helps you find the perfect Edinburgh - Blackburn train with First TransPennine Express 3. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Blackburn from Edinburgh, Omio shows you First TransPennine Express 3 current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Edinburgh to Blackburn trip. You can expect to travel around 154 miles (249 km) from Edinburgh to Blackburn on a train with First TransPennine Express 3. Once you are ready, buy your one-way First TransPennine Express 3 tickets from Edinburgh to Blackburn starting as low as $37 (€33) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with First TransPennine Express 3!

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Blackburn

Travel Tips: 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 Edinburgh to Blackburn.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Blackburn from Edinburgh for as low as $37 (€33)  for the next 7 days.
The train price from Edinburgh to Blackburn is on average $70 (€63)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The Edinburgh to Blackburn train distance is approximately 154 miles (249 km).
On average the Edinburgh to Blackburn train time is 3 h 10 min  covering the 154 miles (249 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Blackburn.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Blackburn, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center of Blackburn.

For the trip from Edinburgh to Blackburn you can take a train with Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Blackburn from Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Blackburn is 13 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Edinburgh to Blackburn leaves at 6: 12 AM. The last train departing from Edinburgh to Blackburn leaves at 8: 15 PM. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Blackburn train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the Edinburgh to Blackburn train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $70 (€63). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Edinburgh to Blackburn. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Blackburn

Edinburgh
Blackburn
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey to Blackburn from Edinburgh.
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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