Blackpool to Birmingham train

Cheap train tickets from Blackpool to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£24

Average

£54

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.

Cheapest
09:47Blackpool North2h18 12:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£241One-way
10:13Blackpool South2h52 13:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
£561One-way
09:13Blackpool South2h45 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£561One-way
10:28Blackpool North2h37 13:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
£561One-way
10:31Layton2h27 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£561One-way

Train schedule Blackpool to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
08:17Blackpool South2h41 10:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
08:17Blackpool South2h48 11:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
08:25Blackpool North2h40 11:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
08:25Blackpool North2h33 10:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
08:28Layton2h30 10:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
08:28Layton2h37 11:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
09:13Blackpool South2h45 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
09:13Blackpool South2h52 12:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
09:32Layton2h26 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
09:32Layton2h33 12:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
09:47Blackpool North2h11 11:58Birmingham New Street
1 change
09:47Blackpool North2h18 12:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
10:13Blackpool South2h52 13:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
10:13Blackpool South2h45 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
10:28Blackpool North2h37 13:05Birmingham New Street
1 change
10:28Blackpool North2h30 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
10:31Layton2h27 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
10:31Layton2h34 13:05Birmingham New Street
1 change

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Fastest train times from Blackpool to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 11 m

Average

2 h 35 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

167 km

Of the 18 trains that leave Blackpool for Birmingham every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:47Blackpool North2h11 11:58Birmingham New Street
1 change
£561One-way
09:47Blackpool North2h18 12:05Birmingham New Street
0 changes
£241One-way
09:32Layton2h26 11:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£561One-way
10:31Layton2h27 12:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£561One-way
08:28Layton2h30 10:58Birmingham New Street
2 changes
£591One-way

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Overview: Train from Blackpool to Birmingham

distanceDistance104 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€35)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast, Cross Country or Northern Rail

Trains from Blackpool to Birmingham cover the 104 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 18 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or Northern Rail. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £30, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackpool North and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry trains Blackpool to Birmingham

For as little as £23 you can travel by train to Birmingham from Blackpool with Northern Rail (3) and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

CrossCountry
Northern Rail (3)

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Blackpool to Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel between Blackpool and Birmingham is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Blackpool and Birmingham by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Blackpool to Birmingham trip. You can expect to travel 104 miles (167 km) from Blackpool to Birmingham on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Blackpool and Birmingham, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Blackpool to Birmingham!

    Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys between Blackpool and Birmingham. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

    Blackpool to Birmingham train information with Northern Rail (3):

    • Average Duration: 59 min
    • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 26 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Blackpool to Birmingham

    Travel by train 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
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Blackpool and Birmingham for as little as £23  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Blackpool to Birmingham train to cost on average £30  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 104 miles  between Blackpool and Birmingham by train.
    The Blackpool to Birmingham train duration is on average 2 h 18 min, which is to be expected when travelling 104 miles between Blackpool and Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

    Omio customers book a train from Blackpool North   to Birmingham New Street   most frequently for this route.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Blackpool North, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre of Blackpool.

    The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre of Birmingham.

    Take the Blackpool to Birmingham train with Avanti West Coast, Cross Country or Northern Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Blackpool and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The earliest train for this journey departs from Blackpool at 06: 54. The last train leaves from Blackpool at 19: 28. Check Omio for the latest train times from Blackpool to Birmingham and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you buy a train ticket to Birmingham from Blackpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £30 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Blackpool to Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    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
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    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
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Blackpool Pleasure Beach
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Burlington Road West (Outside the Henson Hotel towards Preston) & (Outside the Big Blue Hotel towards Blackpool South) approximately 120 yards from the station.
    Metro: Nearest tram stop half a mile
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Blackpool South
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Station Entrance on Waterloo Road (bridge above station)
    Metro: Nearest tram stop one mile

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