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Overview: Train from Blackpool to Birmingham

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 18 min
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Blackpool to Birmingham cover the 104 miles (167 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 18 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackpool North and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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

What is the distance between Blackpool and Birmingham by train?

The Blackpool to Birmingham train distance is approximately 104 miles (167 km).

How long does it take from Blackpool to 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 (167 km) between Blackpool and Birmingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Blackpool to Birmingham, which train station in Blackpool do I depart from and which train station in Birmingham do I arrive in?

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 and Birmingham Moor Street.

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

Where is the train station in Blackpool to go to Birmingham? Where is the train station in Birmingham located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Blackpool North and travel around 0.4 miles (559 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the train station to the city centre in Birmingham.

What train companies offer a service between Blackpool and Birmingham?

Take the Blackpool to Birmingham train with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Blackpool and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Is there a direct train from Blackpool to Birmingham?

Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Blackpool to Birmingham, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Avanti West Coast  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

How many train services are there to Birmingham from Blackpool a day?

The average number of trains departing Blackpool for Birmingham is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Blackpool to Birmingham?

The earliest train departing from Blackpool to Birmingham leaves at 09: 47. The last train departing from Blackpool to Birmingham leaves at 09: 54. You can find the latest Blackpool to Birmingham train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel 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.