The cheapest trains from Birmingham to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 27 Nov

Cheapest

£51

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

Cheapest
08:15Birmingham New Street2h32 10:47Blackpool North
1 changes
£511One-way
Cheapest
10:22Birmingham New Street4h09 14:31Blackpool South
2 changes
£511One-way
Cheapest
10:15Birmingham New Street2h31 12:46Blackpool North
1 changes
£511One-way
Cheapest
10:57Birmingham New Street2h49 13:46Blackpool North
3 changes
£511One-way
Cheapest
10:57Birmingham New Street3h22 14:19Blackpool North
1 changes
£511One-way

Timetable Birmingham to Blackpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 27 Nov
08:15Birmingham New Street2h32 10:47Blackpool North
0 changes
08:15Birmingham New Street3h17 11:32Blackpool South
0 changes
09:15Birmingham New Street3h17 12:32Blackpool South
0 changes
09:15Birmingham New Street2h30 11:45Blackpool North
0 changes
10:15Birmingham New Street2h31 12:46Blackpool North
0 changes
10:15Birmingham New Street3h16 13:31Blackpool South
0 changes
10:22Birmingham New Street4h09 14:31Blackpool South
0 changes
10:22Birmingham New Street3h24 13:46Blackpool North
0 changes
10:57Birmingham New Street2h49 13:46Blackpool North
0 changes
10:57Birmingham New Street3h22 14:19Blackpool North
0 changes
10:57Birmingham New Street3h34 14:31Blackpool South
0 changes
11:00Birmingham Moor Street4h31 15:31Blackpool South
0 changes

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Sat
27 Nov
£51Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
Sun
28 Nov
£52Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
Mon
29 Nov
£14Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
Tue
30 Nov
£14Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Wed
1 Dec
£14Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Fri
3 Dec
£43Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Sat
4 Dec
£23Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Wed
8 Dec
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£11National Express
Thu
9 Dec
£14Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Fri
10 Dec
£42Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Sat
11 Dec
£23Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
Mon
13 Dec
£14Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Tue
14 Dec
£14Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£14Avanti West Coast
£12National Express

The fastest trains from Birmingham to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 27 Nov

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

3 h 16 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

167 km

It's difficult to get from Birmingham to Blackpool without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:15Birmingham New Street2h30 11:45Blackpool North
1 changes
£511One-way
10:15Birmingham New Street2h31 12:46Blackpool North
1 changes
£511One-way
08:15Birmingham New Street2h32 10:47Blackpool North
1 changes
£511One-way
10:57Birmingham New Street2h49 13:46Blackpool North
3 changes
£511One-way
10:15Birmingham New Street3h16 13:31Blackpool South
1 changes
£511One-way

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Train Information from Birmingham to Blackpool

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast or Cross Country

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 Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £14, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Blackpool North.

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Birmingham to Blackpool with CrossCountry

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Blackpool with CrossCountry for as low as £14. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry

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

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Birmingham and Blackpool online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train from Birmingham to Blackpool, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 104 miles (167 km) journey from Birmingham to Blackpool as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Birmingham to Blackpool, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Birmingham to Blackpool train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Birmingham to Blackpool:

    • 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

    Trains from Birmingham to Blackpool: Journey Overview

    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.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Birmingham to Blackpool?

    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.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Birmingham to Blackpool
    Travel by train to Blackpool 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 Blackpool.
    FAQs
    How much do cheap train tickets to Blackpool from Birmingham cost?
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Birmingham to Blackpool for the next 7 days starting from £14  one way.
    What is the cost of a train ticket from Birmingham to Blackpool on average?
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Blackpool train to cost on average £33  one way.
    What is the distance to Blackpool from Birmingham via train?
    You should expect to travel around 104 miles (167 km)  to Blackpool from Birmingham by train.
    How long is the train journey to Blackpool from Birmingham?
    On average the Birmingham to Blackpool train time is 2 h 12 min  covering the 104 miles (167 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    When travelling by train from Birmingham to Blackpool, which train station in Birmingham do I depart from and which train station in Blackpool do I arrive in?

    When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your route from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your journey in train stations like Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.

    Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Blackpool North   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in Blackpool located?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Blackpool, called Blackpool North, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

    Which train companies can take me from Birmingham to Blackpool?
    For the best Birmingham to Blackpool train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Birmingham to Blackpool to compare what amenities they may offer.
    How many trains per day are there between Birmingham and Blackpool?
    The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Blackpool is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When should I purchase Birmingham Blackpool train tickets to score the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Birmingham to Blackpool is on average £33 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Birmingham to Blackpool available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Birmingham
    Blackpool
    Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Blackpool.
    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