Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

£50

Average

£51

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 Birmingham to Blackburn will cost around £ 51 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 50.

Cross Country
09:57Birmingham3h35 13:32Blackburn
0 changes
£501One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:15Birmingham2h48 12:03Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:15Birmingham2h47 14:02Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:15Birmingham3h17 10:32Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:15Birmingham2h48 13:03Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way

Train schedule Birmingham to Blackburn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 30 May
Avanti West Coast
07:15Birmingham3h17 10:32Blackburn
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Avanti West Coast
09:15Birmingham2h48 12:03Blackburn
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West Midlands Railway
09:54Birmingham3h08 13:02Blackburn
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Cross Country
09:57Birmingham3h35 13:32Blackburn
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:15Birmingham2h48 13:03Blackburn
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
10:54Birmingham3h08 14:02Blackburn
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:15Birmingham2h47 14:02Blackburn
0 changes
Cross Country
11:57Birmingham3h05 15:02Blackburn
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Avanti West Coast
13:18Birmingham2h44 16:02Blackburn
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

3 h 2 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

146 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Birmingham for Blackburn every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 146 km distance in an average of 3 h 2 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 35 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.

Avanti West Coast
13:18Birmingham2h44 16:02Blackburn
0 changes
£521One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:15Birmingham2h47 14:02Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:15Birmingham2h48 13:03Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:15Birmingham2h48 12:03Blackburn
0 changes
£511One-way
Cross Country
11:57Birmingham3h05 15:02Blackburn
0 changes
£521One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Blackburn

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Blackburn cover the 91 miles (146 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 48 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £22, but the average price of train tickets is £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Blackburn.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Birmingham to Blackburn

Find the best trains between Birmingham and Blackburn with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £22. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Blackburn from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets between Birmingham and Blackburn are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry between Birmingham and Blackburn all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 91 miles (146 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Birmingham to Blackburn routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Birmingham to Blackburn train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Blackburn with CrossCountry!

    These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Birmingham to Blackburn:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Blackburn.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap train tickets between Birmingham and Blackburn cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Birmingham and Blackburn for as little as £22  in the next 7 days.

    How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Blackburn?

    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Birmingham to Blackburn train price to come in at an average of £37  one way.

    What is the distance from Birmingham to Blackburn via train?

    The Birmingham to Blackburn train distance is approximately 91 miles (146 km).

    How many hours does it take from Birmingham to Blackburn by train?

    While the time it takes to travel 91 miles (146 km) from Birmingham to Blackburn can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Birmingham to Blackburn is on average 2 h 48 min.

    Which train station in Birmingham goes to Blackburn? Which train station do I come into Blackburn from Birmingham?

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street   to Blackburn.

    Where is the train station in Birmingham? Where is the train station in Blackburn?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Blackburn, called Blackburn, is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from its city centre.

    Which train providers can get me from Birmingham to Blackburn?

    For the best Birmingham to Blackburn train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Birmingham and Blackburn to compare what amenities they may offer.

    How many trains are there from Birmingham to Blackburn a day?

    The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Blackburn is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Birmingham to Blackburn?

    The first Birmingham to Blackburn train departs at 07: 15   and the last train from Birmingham to Blackburn leaves at 16: 15. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Blackburn train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Birmingham to Blackburn to get the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Birmingham to Blackburn within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £37 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Birmingham to Blackburn a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Birmingham
    Blackburn
    The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip to Blackburn from Birmingham.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
    Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
    Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
    Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales