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Cheap train tickets from Blackpool to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 24 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Blackpool to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
11:512h15
Blackpool
14:06Birmingham
£171One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:293h37
Blackpool
09:06Birmingham
£181One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:594h07
Blackpool
09:06Birmingham
£181One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:292h37
Blackpool
15:06Birmingham
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBlackpool to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 July
Avanti West Coast
12:292h37
Blackpool
15:06Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:594h07
Blackpool
09:06Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:293h37
Blackpool
09:06Birmingham
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:512h15
Blackpool
14:06Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from Blackpool to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 24 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 15 m

Average

3 h 9 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

167 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Blackpool 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
11:512h15
Blackpool
14:06Birmingham
£171One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:292h37
Blackpool
15:06Birmingham
£561One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:293h37
Blackpool
09:06Birmingham
£181One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
04:594h07
Blackpool
09:06Birmingham
£181One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Blackpool to Birmingham

distanceDistance104 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Blackpool to Birmingham cover the 104 miles long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackpool North and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and West Midlands Trains trains Blackpool to Birmingham

Travel between Blackpool and Birmingham from £12 with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and West Midlands Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from Blackpool to Birmingham with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Blackpool to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Blackpool 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 Blackpool to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Blackpool to Birmingham can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Blackpool to Birmingham is £28; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Blackpool to Birmingham train time is 2 h 15 min   covering the 104 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Blackpool to Birmingham leaves at 04: 59. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Blackpool to Birmingham leaves at 20: 30.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Blackpool to Birmingham without having to change trains with Virgin Trains. There is 1 direct train from Blackpool to Birmingham each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Blackpool to Birmingham train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Birmingham from Blackpool to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 30.

When departing from Blackpool, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham Snow Hill.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Blackpool North, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Birmingham from Blackpool is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Blackpool to Birmingham by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham from Blackpool including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Blackpool and Birmingham

Blackpool
Birmingham
Blackpool North is the most popular Blackpool railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Blackpool for your journey to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Blackpool North
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport will pick up/drop off at the station entrance
Metro: Nearest tram stop half a mile
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham train station for Omio travellers, but Birmingham has quite a few train hubs. Find all the information you need to know about the main railway stations in Birmingham for your journey from Blackpool.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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