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.
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It's difficult to get from Manchester to Blackburn without changing at least once.
|Distance||21 miles (34 km)|
|Average coach duration||1 h 40 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£14 (€15)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Coach companies||National Express, Megabus UK or FlixBus|
Coaches from Manchester to Blackburn cover the 21 miles (34 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus UK or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £14, but the average price of coach tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Blackburn, Penny Street.
Travel to Blackburn from Manchester from £14 with Omio’s coach partners National Express and FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Manchester - Blackburn coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus from Manchester to Blackburn coach information:
The distance between Manchester and Blackburn is approximately 26 miles, with buses completing the journey in between 1 hour 30 minutes and 2 hours 30 minutes. Buses depart from either Chorlton Street Station or Picadilly Station in Manchester, arriving at Salford Arrival Stand in Blackburn. There are both direct and indirect buses from Manchester to Blackburn with some routes requiring up to three changes of bus. There are regular departures throughout the day, with buses departing around 5 times per hour during the day, but less often at night with departures around every 3 hours.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Blackburn, Penny Street.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival coach station in Blackburn, called Blackburn, Penny Street, is located around 0.6 miles (1 km) away from its city centre.
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