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Train Information between Blackburn and Manchester

distanceDistance21 miles (34 km)
durationAverage train duration53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail

Trains from Blackburn to Manchester cover the 21 miles (34 km) long route taking on average 53 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of train tickets is £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackburn and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Travel Tips

Trains from Blackburn to Manchester
Travel by train to Manchester 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 Manchester.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Blackburn to Manchester?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Manchester from Blackburn for the next 7 days starting from £6  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Blackburn to Manchester on average?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Blackburn to Manchester train to cost on average £7  one way.
How far is it from Blackburn to Manchester by train?
The train distance from Blackburn to Manchester is around 21 miles (34 km).
How long is the train from Blackburn to Manchester?
While the time it takes to travel 21 miles (34 km) between Blackburn and Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Blackburn to Manchester is on average 53 min.
What station does the Blackburn to Manchester train leave from? Which Manchester train station do I come into from Blackburn?

Omio customers book a train from Blackburn   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Blackburn? Where is the train station in Manchester?

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

Which train providers can take me from Blackburn to Manchester?
If you're looking for trains from Blackburn to Manchester, you can rely on Northern Rail to get you to Manchester. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Blackburn to Manchester journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Is there a direct train from Blackburn to Manchester?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Blackburn to Manchester, and you can find a direct train for this route with Northern Rail  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many trains per day are there between Blackburn and Manchester?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Blackburn to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Blackburn to Manchester? When can I take the last train for the day?
If you prefer early morning trains from Blackburn to Manchester, the first train leaves at 08: 19. If you prefer late night trains from Blackburn to Manchester, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 12. Omio shows you the latest train from Blackburn to Manchester times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Blackburn and Manchester for the best deals?
If you book Blackburn to Manchester train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £7. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Blackburn to Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this trip 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
Manchester
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 to Manchester from Blackburn.