Blackburn to Manchester train

Cheap train tickets from Blackburn to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£6

Average

£7

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.

Northern Rail
08:48Blackburn0h53 09:41Manchester
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£61One-way
Northern Rail
07:18Blackburn1h06 08:24Manchester
0 changes
£81One-way

Train schedule Blackburn to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
Northern Rail
07:18Blackburn1h06 08:24Manchester
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Northern Rail
08:48Blackburn0h53 09:41Manchester
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Fastest train times from Blackburn to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

53 m

Average

59 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

34 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Blackburn for Manchester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:48Blackburn0h53 09:41Manchester
0 changes
£61One-way
Northern Rail
07:18Blackburn1h06 08:24Manchester
0 changes
£81One-way

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Overview: Train from Blackburn to Manchester

distanceDistance21 miles
durationAverage train duration53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency33 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 33 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail

Trains from Blackburn to Manchester cover the 21 miles long trip taking on average 53 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 33 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackburn and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) trains Blackburn to Manchester

Travel to Manchester from Blackburn from £5 with Omio’s train partners Northern Rail (3)! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Northern Rail (3)

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider 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. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Blackburn to Manchester with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 58 min
  • Average Price: £5
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 33 a day

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
You can find a cheap train from Blackburn to Manchester for some dates and times for as low as £5  one way in the next 7 days.
The Blackburn to Manchester train ticket price is on average £8  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 21 miles  from Blackburn to Manchester by train.
The Blackburn to Manchester train duration is on average 53 min, which is to be expected when travelling 21 miles to Manchester from Blackburn. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Blackburn   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre of Manchester.

When taking a train from Blackburn to Manchester, you can count on Northern Rail for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Manchester from Blackburn and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Blackburn for Manchester is 33 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Blackburn to Manchester leaves at 07: 12   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 17. Omio shows you the latest train from Blackburn to Manchester timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Blackburn to Manchester is on average £8 if you buy 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 companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Manchester from Blackburn available a few months in advance.

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.
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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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