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.
The average ticket from Manchester to Blackpool will cost around $ 15 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 15.
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1 h 15 m
1 h 15 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for Blackpool every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 65 km distance in an average of 1 h 15 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 15 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||40 miles (65 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 15 min|
|Average train ticket price||$12 (€9)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Northern Rail or First Transpennine Express|
Trains from Manchester to Blackpool cover the 40 miles (65 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $12 (€9), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Blackpool North.
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:
There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. 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 Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Blackpool North.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Blackpool.
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