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 Blackpool will cost around £ 46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.
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It's difficult to get from Birmingham to Blackpool without changing at least once.
|Distance||104 miles (167 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||£28 (€32)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country, Northern Rail or Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Birmingham to Blackpool cover the 104 miles (167 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Northern Rail or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £28, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Blackpool North.
Find the best trains between Birmingham and Blackpool with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £19. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Blackpool from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
CrossCountry tickets between Birmingham and Blackpool are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry between Birmingham and Blackpool 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 104 miles (167 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 Blackpool routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Birmingham to Blackpool 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 Blackpool with CrossCountry!
These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Birmingham to Blackpool:
Trains from Birmingham to Blackpool start early in the morning, leaving after 6:00 a.m. There are 2 trains that leave at approximately 15 minutes past the hour, every hour throughout the day until the early evening, when services leave a few minutes before or after every hour from 7:00 p.m until 11:00 p.m. Virgin trains, CrossCountry, Northern, and London Midlands. All services have at least 1 change, with some having 2 or 3 changes. Journey times vary, with the quickest services lasting around 2 .5-3 hours.
Departure Station: Trains going to Blackpool depart from Birmingham New Street station. The station is located in the heart of the city, just a few minutes' walk from the Bullring shopping centre. It is easily accessible when travelling by car or bus from the outskirts of the city.
Arrival Station: Trains from Birmingham arrive at both Blackpool North and Blackpool South stations. Both are a short walking distance from the waterfront and are in the city centre. There are bus services to and from both stations.
Some of the Birmingham train stations to Blackpool you can start your journey from include Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Blackpool include Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arriving in Blackpool North.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Blackpool North and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Blackpool.
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