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Train Information from London to Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$104 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles (323 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 46 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $104 (€85), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $94 (€76). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool North.

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 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
How much do cheap train tickets between London and Blackpool cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Blackpool trains for as little as $94 (€76)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between London and Blackpool?
The London to Blackpool train ticket price is on average $104 (€85)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is London to Blackpool by train?
The London to Blackpool train distance is approximately 200 miles (323 km).
What is the London to Blackpool train travel time?
On average the London to Blackpool train travel time is 2 h 46 min  for the 200 miles (323 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from London to Blackpool depart from? Which Blackpool train station do I come into from London?

There are a few train stations in London to start your trip from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. In Blackpool you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Blackpool North.

Where is the departure train station in London located? Where is the arrival train station in Blackpool located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from London Victoria and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km 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 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from London to Blackpool?
When taking a train from London to Blackpool, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Blackpool. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Blackpool from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services are there between London and Blackpool a day?
The average number of trains departing London for Blackpool is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from London to Blackpool? What time is the last train from London to Blackpool?
The earliest train departing from London to Blackpool leaves at 7: 30 AM. The last train departing from London to Blackpool leaves at 11: 30 AM. You can find the latest London to Blackpool train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Blackpool from London for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from London to Blackpool is on average $104 (€85) if you buy 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Blackpool from London 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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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
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
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
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Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar