Edinburgh to Blackpool train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Cheapest

66

Average

69

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh2h53 10:45AMBlackpool
0 transfers
661One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh2h54 12:46PMBlackpool
0 transfers
661One-way
Transpennine Express
07:12AMEdinburgh3h57 11:09AMBlackpool
0 transfers
671One-way
Avanti West Coast
05:52PMEdinburgh2h57 08:49PMBlackpool
0 transfers
781One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Blackpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 1
Transpennine Express
07:12AMEdinburgh3h57 11:09AMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh2h53 10:45AMBlackpool
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh2h54 12:46PMBlackpool
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
05:52PMEdinburgh2h57 08:49PMBlackpool
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Fastest Journey

2 h 53 m

Average

3 h 10 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

238 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Edinburgh for Blackpool every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh2h53 10:45AMBlackpool
0 transfers
661One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52AMEdinburgh2h54 12:46PMBlackpool
0 transfers
661One-way
Avanti West Coast
05:52PMEdinburgh2h57 08:49PMBlackpool
0 transfers
781One-way
Transpennine Express
07:12AMEdinburgh3h57 11:09AMBlackpool
0 transfers
671One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Blackpool

distanceDistance147 miles (237 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh to Blackpool cover the 147 miles (237 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 53 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $46 (€42), but the average price of train tickets is $57 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Blackpool North.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Blackpool trains

Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 trains will get you to Blackpool from Edinburgh from $46 (€42). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

First TransPennine Express 3
Northern Rail (3)

Are you making plans to travel from Edinburgh to Blackpool? Why not take a train with First TransPennine Express 3? Omio can show you current First TransPennine Express 3 train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Edinburgh to Blackpool trains all in one place. On the First TransPennine Express 3 train, you can expect to travel 147 miles (237 km) between Edinburgh and Blackpool. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Edinburgh and Blackpool, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way First TransPennine Express 3 train between Edinburgh and Blackpool, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Blackpool train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 33 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 7 a day

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Edinburgh to Blackpool. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Blackpool

    Travel by train to Blackpool 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 Blackpool.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Edinburgh to Blackpool to cost as little as $46 (€42)  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Blackpool train to cost on average $57 (€52)  one way.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Edinburgh to Blackpool by train to be approximately 147 miles (237 km).
    The Edinburgh to Blackpool train duration is on average 2 h 53 min, which is to be expected when traveling 147 miles (237 km) between Edinburgh and Blackpool. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your trip in train stations like Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.

    Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Blackpool North   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Blackpool most often arrive at Blackpool North and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from this train station to the city center.

    For the trip from Edinburgh to Blackpool you can take a train with Transpennine Express, Avanti West Coast, Northern Rail, London North Eastern Railway, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Edinburgh to Blackpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there are 15 trains a day from Edinburgh to Blackpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Edinburgh to Blackpool at 5: 13 AM. The last train from Edinburgh to Blackpool that you can take departs at 7: 11 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Blackpool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    If you book the Edinburgh to Blackpool train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $57 (€52). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Blackpool from Edinburgh. 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 for this Journey

    Edinburgh
    Blackpool
    Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Edinburgh for your trip to Blackpool.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    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.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    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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