Blackburn to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Blackburn to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 05 Jul

Cheapest

£39

Average

£46

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.

Avanti West Coast
08:21Blackburn2h44 11:05Birmingham
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£391One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:21Blackburn2h44 12:05Birmingham
0 changes
£401One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:54Blackburn3h05 12:59Birmingham
0 changes
£521One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:21Blackburn2h44 10:05Birmingham
0 changes
£531One-way

Train schedule Blackburn to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 5 July
Avanti West Coast
07:21Blackburn2h44 10:05Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
08:21Blackburn2h44 11:05Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
09:21Blackburn2h44 12:05Birmingham
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Avanti West Coast
09:54Blackburn3h05 12:59Birmingham
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Fastest train times from Blackburn to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 05 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 44 m

Average

2 h 49 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

146 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Blackburn for Birmingham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:21Blackburn2h44 10:05Birmingham
0 changes
£531One-way
Avanti West Coast
08:21Blackburn2h44 11:05Birmingham
0 changes
£391One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:21Blackburn2h44 12:05Birmingham
0 changes
£401One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:54Blackburn3h05 12:59Birmingham
0 changes
£521One-way

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Overview: Train from Blackburn to Birmingham

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£51 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency29 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 29 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail

Trains from Blackburn to Birmingham cover the 91 miles (146 km) long route taking on average 2 h 43 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 29 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £51, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackburn and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Blackburn to Birmingham

For as little as £51 you can travel by train to Birmingham from Blackburn with CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Northern Rail (3)
CrossCountry

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys to Birmingham from Blackburn. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Blackburn to Birmingham train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 3 h 1 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 29 a day

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

Looking for trains to Birmingham from Blackburn? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 91 miles (146 km) trip between Blackburn and Birmingham. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Blackburn to Birmingham routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Birmingham from Blackburn, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Blackburn - Birmingham train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Blackburn to Birmingham

    Travel by train to Birmingham 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 Blackburn to Birmingham.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Blackburn to Birmingham for as low as £51  for the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Blackburn to Birmingham train price to come in at an average of £51  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 91 miles (146 km)  to Birmingham from Blackburn by train.
    On average the Blackburn to Birmingham train time is 2 h 43 min  covering the 91 miles (146 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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

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

    For the best Blackburn to Birmingham train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Blackburn and Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
    On average, there are 29 trains a day from Blackburn to Birmingham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first train from Blackburn to Birmingham leaves at 07: 21   and the last train for this leaves at 16: 45. Omio shows you the latest train from Blackburn to Birmingham timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    If you book a train ticket between Blackburn and Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £51 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Blackburn to Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Blackburn
    Birmingham
    The major railway station for departures from Blackburn is Blackburn. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Blackburn for your trip from Blackburn to Birmingham.
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    Phone Number
    +44 8002006060
    Public transport options for Blackburn
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement pick up/drop off will be in the Vue Cinema Car Park at the rear of the Station

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