Blackburn to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Blackburn to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 13 Aug

Cheapest

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Average

£57

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.

Caledonian Sleeper
00:58Preston2h52 03:50Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
07:04Preston2h34 09:38Edinburgh
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£301One-way
TransPennine Express Service
09:03Preston2h34 11:37Edinburgh
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£301One-way
TransPennine Express Service
11:04Preston2h27 13:31Edinburgh
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£301One-way
TransPennine Express Service
13:05Preston2h34 15:39Edinburgh
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£301One-way

Train schedule Blackburn to Edinburgh

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Caledonian Sleeper
00:58Preston2h52 03:50Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
07:04Preston2h34 09:38Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
07:54Preston2h24 10:18Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
09:03Preston2h34 11:37Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
09:54Preston2h24 12:18Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
11:04Preston2h27 13:31Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
11:54Preston2h23 14:17Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
13:05Preston2h34 15:39Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
13:54Preston2h23 16:17Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
15:03Preston2h34 17:37Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
15:54Preston2h28 18:22Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
17:07Preston2h32 19:39Edinburgh
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Avanti West Coast
17:55Preston2h27 20:22Edinburgh
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TransPennine Express Service
19:05Preston2h35 21:40Edinburgh
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Fastest train times from Blackburn to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 13 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 23 m

Average

2 h 30 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

249 km

Of the 14 trains that leave Blackburn for Edinburgh every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
11:54Preston2h23 14:17Edinburgh
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£881One-way
Avanti West Coast
13:54Preston2h23 16:17Edinburgh
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£881One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:54Preston2h24 10:18Edinburgh
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£881One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:54Preston2h24 12:18Edinburgh
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£881One-way
TransPennine Express Service
11:04Preston2h27 13:31Edinburgh
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£301One-way

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Overview: Train from Blackburn to Edinburgh

distanceDistance154 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Blackburn to Edinburgh cover the 154 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 58 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £26, but the average price of train tickets is £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackburn and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 trains Blackburn to Edinburgh

Find the best trains between Blackburn and Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners First TransPennine Express 3 from £26. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

First TransPennine Express 3

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Blackburn to Edinburgh with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes to Edinburgh from Blackburn as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Blackburn to Edinburgh train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Edinburgh from Blackburn on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 154 miles (249 km) route between Blackburn and Edinburgh with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

First TransPennine Express 3 from Blackburn to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 33 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Blackburn to Edinburgh

Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Edinburgh from Blackburn for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Blackburn and Edinburgh is £35  one way.
The train distance from Blackburn to Edinburgh is around 154 miles.
The Blackburn to Edinburgh train duration is on average 2 h 58 min, which is to be expected when travelling 154 miles to Edinburgh from Blackburn. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Blackburn   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Blackburn, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city centre of Blackburn.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre of Edinburgh.

For the journey from Blackburn to Edinburgh you can take a train with Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper or TransPennine Express Service. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Blackburn and Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 13 trains a day from Blackburn to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Blackburn to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 23   and the last train for this leaves at 12: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Blackburn to Edinburgh timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Blackburn and Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £35 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Blackburn to Edinburgh a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Blackburn
Edinburgh
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 between Blackburn and Edinburgh.
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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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