London to Blackpool train

Cheap train tickets from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Cheapest

41

Average

79

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
10:30AMLondon3h39 02:09PMBlackpool
0 transfers
411One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:43AMLondon3h37 12:20PMBlackpool
0 transfers
601One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:23AMLondon3h57 12:20PMBlackpool
0 transfers
601One-way
Avanti West Coast
01:40PMLondon3h29 05:09PMBlackpool
0 transfers
911One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:10AMLondon3h59 03:09PMBlackpool
0 transfers
921One-way

Train schedule from London to Blackpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, October 4
Avanti West Coast
08:23AMLondon3h57 12:20PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
08:43AMLondon3h37 12:20PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
09:10AMLondon3h10 12:20PMBlackpool
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West Midlands Railway
09:46AMLondon4h23 02:09PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
10:30AMLondon3h39 02:09PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
11:10AMLondon3h59 03:09PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
01:40PMLondon3h29 05:09PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
06:30PMLondon4h27 10:57PMBlackpool
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Avanti West Coast
07:30PMLondon3h43 11:13PMBlackpool
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Fastest train times from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 49 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

324 km

Of the 9 trains that leave London for Blackpool every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
09:10AMLondon3h10 12:20PMBlackpool
0 transfers
931One-way
Avanti West Coast
01:40PMLondon3h29 05:09PMBlackpool
0 transfers
911One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:43AMLondon3h37 12:20PMBlackpool
0 transfers
601One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:30AMLondon3h39 02:09PMBlackpool
0 transfers
411One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:30PMLondon3h43 11:13PMBlackpool
0 transfers
921One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$50 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency35 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGrand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or London Midland

Trains from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles (323 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 37 min with our travel partners like Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Normally, there are 35 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $42 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $50 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool North.

Train companies: Grand Central Trains and Chiltern Railways from London to Blackpool trains

For as little as $42 (€40) you can travel by train from London to Blackpool with Grand Central Trains and Chiltern Railways. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Chiltern Railways
Grand Central Trains

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train between London and Blackpool: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Chiltern Railways tickets between London and Blackpool are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with Chiltern Railways to Blackpool from London all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Chiltern Railways train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 200 miles (323 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Chiltern Railways train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest London to Blackpool routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Chiltern Railways London to Blackpool train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Blackpool with Chiltern Railways!

    One of the best ways to travel to Blackpool from London is by taking a train with Grand Central Trains. Omio helps you find the ideal Grand Central Trains train between London and Blackpool by showing you Grand Central Trains current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this London to Blackpool trip. You can expect to travel 200 miles (323 km) to Blackpool from London on a train with Grand Central Trains. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from London to Blackpool, you can check straight away if the Grand Central Trains 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. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Grand Central Trains train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from London to Blackpool!

      Trains from London to Blackpool

      The coastal resort of Blackpool is infamous for its Pleasure Beach and vintage rollercoasters. Up to 24 trains from London depart headed for Blackpool daily, (of which four are direct) spread at intervals throughout the day. Often when an indirect option is taken, with a change at Preston, the journey time is faster than the direct option. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they should find a train that fits their schedule.

      Which train companies travel from London to Blackpool?

      Virgin Trains is the sole provider of services from London to Blackpool. Virgin prides itself on its high standard of passengers facilities including a choice of tickets, with First Class options where passengers can enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks.

      How long is the train from London to Blackpool?

      Trains from London to Blackpool can be completed in as little as two hours 45 minutes. The journey time can extend when passengers have a longer wait time at the transfer station of Preston. It is rare for a journey to last longer than three hours 45 minutes.

      How many trains are there from London to Blackpool?

      Passengers can expect up to 24 departures per day from London to Blackpool. There is at least one departure per hour throughout the day, starting from just before 7:00 a.m. continuing until nearly 10:00 p.m. Of these 24, four are direct. The direct departures are spread throughout the day, though indirect options often have faster journey times.

      What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Blackpool?

      Departure train station: Trains depart from London Euston. The centrally located station has its own cab rank as well as several bus stops directly outside and links to the London Underground. Euston is a short ten-minute walk from London Kings Cross and St. Pancras. Euston station facilities are extensive including numerous coffee shops, restaurant options and retail stores.

      Arrival train station: Trains from London to Blackpool terminate at Blackpool North station. Located a short walk from the North Pier and the SeaLife Aquarium, passengers will find themselves close to numerous tourist attractions, and hotels are easily accessible by foot. Blackpool has two stations, Blackpool North and Blackpool South, which are almost two miles apart at either ends of the pier. Blackpool South is closer to the famous Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

      Train tickets from London to Blackpool: when to book to save $

      Time Price Savings
      1 week earlier 40 €
      2 weeks earlier 36 €11%
      3 weeks earlier 36 €11%
      1 month before 38 €5%
      2 months earlier 31 €29.%
      3 months earlier 38 €5%


      Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from London - Blackpool. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

      The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

      • Buying your train ticket from London - Blackpool 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 11% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
      • If you book a ticket London - Blackpool with 2 months in advance you save up to about 29% compared to the initial price.
      • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 5%.
      • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

      Travel Tips: Trains from London to Blackpool

      Travel Tips: 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 London to Blackpool.
      FAQs
      Train tickets from London to Blackpool for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $42 (€40)  one way in the next 7 days.
      If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Blackpool train to cost on average $50 (€48)  one way.
      When traveling this route you should expect the distance between London and Blackpool by train to be approximately 200 miles (323 km).
      On average the London to Blackpool train travel time is 3 h 37 min  for the 200 miles (323 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

      When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. 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 London Victoria   to Blackpool North   most frequently for this route.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

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

      For the trip from London to Blackpool you can take a train with Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between London and Blackpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      Yes, there are 4 direct trains per day from London to Blackpool with Avanti West Coast, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
      On average, there are 35 trains a day from London to Blackpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The earliest train for this trip departs from London at 5: 06 AM. The last train leaves from London at 8: 36 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from London to Blackpool and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
      The price of a one way train ticket from London to Blackpool is on average $50 (€48) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between London and Blackpool available a few months in advance.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      London
      Blackpool
      London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your trip to Blackpool.
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      Public transit options for London Victoria
      Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
      Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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      Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
      Public transit options for London Euston
      Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
      Overground lines: Watford DC
      Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
      Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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      Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
      Public transit options for London Kings Cross
      Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
      Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
      Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
      Metro: N/A
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      Public transit options for London Paddington
      Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
      Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
      Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
      Metro: Tube Lines.
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      Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
      Public transit options for London St Pancras International
      Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
      Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
      Bus lines: 326, 139
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      Public transit options for London Waterloo
      Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
      Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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      Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
      Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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      Public transit options for London Bridge
      Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
      Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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      Public transit options for Heathrow Airport T123
      Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
      Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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      Public transit options for London Marylebone
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
      Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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