Leicester to Blackburn train

Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Cheapest

46

Average

65

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.

Northern Rail
08:09AMLeicester4h10 12:19PMBlackburn
0 transfers
461One-way
Northern Rail
07:09AMLeicester4h10 11:19AMBlackburn
0 transfers
831One-way

Train schedule from Leicester to Blackburn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 29
Northern Rail
07:09AMLeicester4h10 11:19AMBlackburn
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Northern Rail
08:09AMLeicester4h10 12:19PMBlackburn
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Fastest train times from Leicester to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Fastest Journey

4 h 10 m

Average

4 h 10 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

153 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Leicester for Blackburn every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:09AMLeicester4h10 12:19PMBlackburn
0 transfers
461One-way
Northern Rail
07:09AMLeicester4h10 11:19AMBlackburn
0 transfers
831One-way

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Blackburn

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$85 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency28 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Railway, Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Leicester to Blackburn cover the 94 miles (152 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 23 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Railway, Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 28 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $43 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $85 (€76). Travelers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Blackburn.

Train providers: East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) from Leicester to Blackburn trains

You can travel by train to Blackburn from Leicester with East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) for as low as $43 (€38). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

East Midlands Trains
Northern Rail (3)

Looking for trains to Blackburn from Leicester? East Midlands Trains is one of the best companies to travel with on the 94 miles (152 km) route to Blackburn from Leicester. As an official travel partner of East Midlands Trains, Omio quickly shows you the latest East Midlands Trains train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Leicester to Blackburn routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable East Midlands Trains train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Blackburn from Leicester, you can quickly see if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Leicester - Blackburn train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with East Midlands Trains!

Leicester to Blackburn train information with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 20 min
  • East Midlands Trains frequency: 28 a day

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company 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. 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. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

  • Average Price: $52

Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester 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 Leicester to Blackburn.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Leicester to Blackburn trains for as little as $43 (€38)  in the next 7 days.
The Leicester to Blackburn train ticket price is on average $85 (€76)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The train distance from Leicester to Blackburn is around 94 miles (152 km).
While the time it takes to travel 94 miles (152 km) from Leicester to Blackburn can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Leicester to Blackburn train journey time is on average 3 h 23 min.

Omio customers book a train from Leicester   to Blackburn   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Leicester, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Leicester. The most popular arrival train station in Blackburn, called Blackburn, is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from its city center.

Take the Leicester to Blackburn train with East Midlands Railway, Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Railways. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Blackburn from Leicester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Leicester for Blackburn is 28 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Leicester to Blackburn at 7: 09 AM   or take the last train from Leicester to Blackburn leaving at 5: 06 PM. Look for the latest Leicester to Blackburn train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Blackburn from Leicester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $85 (€76) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Leicester to Blackburn a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leicester
Blackburn
The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your journey to Blackburn from Leicester.
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Public transit options for Leicester
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front

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