How to travel from Leicester to Blackburn

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Travel Information to Blackburn from Leicester

distanceDistance94 miles (152 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $42
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€24) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $42 (€39) • 3 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Avanti West Coast

Travel 94 miles (152 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Leicester and Blackburn. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leicester to Blackburn.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leicester 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 Leicester to Blackburn.

You can travel between Leicester and Blackburn 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Blackburn from Leicester is by taking a bus with an average price of $26 (€24).

This is compared to other travel options to Blackburn:

Taking a bus is about $16 (€14) less than taking a train, which costs on average $42 (€39) for this journey.

The fastest way to get to Blackburn from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 23 min.

Other travel options to Blackburn can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Blackburn by bus can take on average 5 h 40 min.

Blackburn is approximately 94 miles (152 km) away from Leicester.

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Blackburn is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • 27 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station to Blackburn, Penny Street.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Leicester to Blackburn depart from Leicester to Blackburn.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leicester to Blackburn, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Blackburn by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Leicester to Blackburn for $26 (€24).
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Blackburn by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Leicester to Blackburn for $42 (€39) on Omio.
Your trip from Leicester 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 Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Birmingham to your Leicester to Blackburn tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Blackburn today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $26 (€24) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $42 (€39) one way.

But we recommend booking Leicester 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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