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from Birmingham to Blackburn

You can get from Birmingham to Blackburn by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Blackburn on Oct 29 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00AMBirmingham3h35 02:35PMBlackburn
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11:00AMBirmingham3h35 02:35PMBlackburn
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Oct 28
$68Avanti West Coast
Oct 29
$68Avanti West Coast
Oct 30
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Oct 31
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Nov 1
$52Avanti West Coast
Nov 2
$52Avanti West Coast
Nov 3
$52Avanti West Coast
Nov 5
$67Avanti West Coast
Nov 6
$67Avanti West Coast
Nov 7
$62Avanti West Coast
Nov 10
$23Avanti West Coast

Travel Information to Blackburn from Birmingham

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $61
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€22) • 3 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $61 (€50) • 2 h 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Avanti West Coast

Travel 91 miles (146 km) by bus or train between Birmingham and Blackburn. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 47 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Birmingham to Blackburn.

Travel Tips

Travel from Birmingham to Blackburn
Travel 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 Birmingham to Blackburn.
What are the ways to get from Birmingham to Blackburn?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Blackburn from Birmingham. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Birmingham and Blackburn?

The cheapest way to go to Blackburn from Birmingham is by taking a bus, which costs on average $26 (€22).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Blackburn:

A bus is generally $34 (€28) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $61 (€50) from Birmingham to Blackburn.

What is the quickest way from Birmingham to Blackburn?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Blackburn is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 47 min.

There are alternative travel options to Blackburn that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 35 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Birmingham to Blackburn?

You should expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km) between Birmingham and Blackburn.

How many services a day are there between Birmingham and Blackburn?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Blackburn is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Blackburn from Birmingham as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Birmingham and in Blackburn?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Birmingham to Blackburn:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Blackburn, Penny Street.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Birmingham to Blackburn depart from Birmingham New Street to Blackburn.
Which travel companies can take me from Birmingham to Blackburn?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Blackburn:

  • You can travel by bus between Birmingham and Blackburn with Megabus, and you can find Megabus Birmingham to Blackburn tickets for $26 (€22) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Birmingham to Blackburn with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for $61 (€50) with Avanti West Coast from Birmingham to Blackburn.
Is there a way to travel directly from Birmingham to Blackburn?

Yes, there are direct services available from Birmingham to Blackburn with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with Megabus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Blackburn as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Birmingham to Blackburn.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Birmingham to Blackburn?
Your trip from Birmingham to Blackburn doesn't have to end in Blackburn. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Leicester. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Leicester to your Birmingham to Blackburn tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Blackburn today!
How early should I buy Birmingham to Blackburn tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Birmingham to Blackburn, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $26 (€22) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $61 (€50) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Blackburn tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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