Manchester to Blackburn train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Aug 11

Cheapest

9

Average

14

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.

Cheapest
09:41AMManchester Victoria0h51 10:32AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
Cheapest
09:04AMManchester Victoria1h08 10:12AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
Cheapest
08:39AMManchester Victoria0h53 09:32AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
Cheapest
10:04AMManchester Victoria1h07 11:11AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
09:51AMManchester Oxford Road1h11 11:02AMBlackburn
2 transfers
221One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Blackburn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, August 11
08:39AMManchester Victoria0h53 09:32AMBlackburn
0 transfers
08:51AMManchester Oxford Road1h11 10:02AMBlackburn
2 transfers
09:04AMManchester Victoria1h08 10:12AMBlackburn
0 transfers
09:41AMManchester Victoria0h51 10:32AMBlackburn
0 transfers
09:51AMManchester Oxford Road1h11 11:02AMBlackburn
2 transfers
10:04AMManchester Victoria1h07 11:11AMBlackburn
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for Aug 11

Fastest Journey

51 m

Average

1 h 3 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

34 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester for Blackburn every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:41AMManchester Victoria0h51 10:32AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
08:39AMManchester Victoria0h53 09:32AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
10:04AMManchester Victoria1h07 11:11AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
09:04AMManchester Victoria1h08 10:12AMBlackburn
0 transfers
91One-way
08:51AMManchester Oxford Road1h11 10:02AMBlackburn
2 transfers
241One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Blackburn

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
durationAverage train duration51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$9 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency33 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 33 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Manchester to Blackburn cover the 21 miles (34 km) long route taking on average 51 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 33 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $9 (€8), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Blackburn.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Blackburn trains

Find the best trains between Manchester and Blackburn with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3) from $7 (€7). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Northern Rail (3)

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 to Blackburn from Manchester. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Manchester to Blackburn train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 59 min
  • Average Price: $7
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 31 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester 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 Manchester to Blackburn.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Manchester to Blackburn for as low as $7 (€7)  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Blackburn train to cost on average $9 (€8)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 21 miles (34 km)  from Manchester to Blackburn by train.
The train time from Manchester to Blackburn is on average 51 min  for the 21 miles (34 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Manchester to Blackburn by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Blackburn.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Blackburn and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the train station to the city center in Blackburn.

When taking a train from Manchester to Blackburn, you can count on Northern Rail for the best way to get you to Blackburn. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Blackburn from Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Blackburn is 33 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Manchester to Blackburn at 7: 33 AM. The last train from Manchester to Blackburn that you can take departs at 10: 14 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester to Blackburn schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you purchase a train ticket from Manchester to Blackburn within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $9 (€8) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Manchester to Blackburn are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Blackburn
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey to Blackburn from Manchester.
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+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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