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Train Information to Edinburgh from Blackburn

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Blackburn to Edinburgh cover the 154 miles (249 km) long route taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £36, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £36. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackburn and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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Trains from Blackburn to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Blackburn to Edinburgh?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Edinburgh from Blackburn for as low as £36  for the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Blackburn to Edinburgh cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Blackburn to Edinburgh train price to come in at an average of £36  one way.
How far is it from Blackburn to Edinburgh by train?
The train distance from Blackburn to Edinburgh is around 154 miles (249 km).
How many hours does it take from Blackburn to Edinburgh by train?
On average the train from Blackburn to Edinburgh duration is 2 h 57 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Blackburn to Edinburgh, which train station in Blackburn do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Blackburn   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the Blackburn train station located? Where is the Edinburgh train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Blackburn and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Edinburgh.

What train providers go from Blackburn to Edinburgh?
When taking a train from Blackburn to Edinburgh, you can count on Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Blackburn and Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services are there to Edinburgh from Blackburn a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Blackburn to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Blackburn to Edinburgh?
The first Blackburn to Edinburgh train departs at 08: 21   and the last train from Blackburn to Edinburgh leaves at 08: 21. Check out the most up-to-date Blackburn to Edinburgh train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Blackburn to Edinburgh for the best deals?
If you buy Blackburn to Edinburgh train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £36. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Blackburn and Edinburgh. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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 from Blackburn to Edinburgh.