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Cheap train tickets from Blackpool to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
08:303h49
Blackpool
12:19Edinburgh
£351One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:303h48
Blackpool
16:18Edinburgh
£351One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:303h49
Blackpool
14:19Edinburgh
£351One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBlackpool to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Avanti West Coast
10:303h49
Blackpool
14:19Edinburgh
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h49
Blackpool
12:19Edinburgh
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:303h48
Blackpool
16:18Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Blackpool to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 48 m

Average

3 h 48 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

238 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Blackpool for Edinburgh every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
12:303h48
Blackpool
16:18Edinburgh
£351One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:303h49
Blackpool
14:19Edinburgh
£351One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h49
Blackpool
12:19Edinburgh
£351One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Blackpool to Edinburgh

distanceDistance147 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price£49 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3), Bus, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Blackpool to Edinburgh cover the 147 miles long route taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3), Bus, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £27, but the average price of train tickets is £49. Travellers depart most frequently from Blackpool North and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and Northern Rail (3) trains Blackpool to Edinburgh

Travel to Edinburgh from Blackpool from £75 with Omio’s train partners TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains and Northern Rail (3)! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

    FAQs: Blackpool to Edinburgh train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Blackpool to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Blackpool to Edinburgh can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Blackpool to Edinburgh is £49; 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 Edinburgh train travel time is 3 h   for the 147 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Blackpool to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 37. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Blackpool to Edinburgh leaves at 20: 25.
    There are 10 trains a day from Blackpool to Edinburgh which require at least one change with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3), Bus, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Blackpool to Edinburgh train with TransPennine Express, Virgin Trains, Northern Rail (3), Bus, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Blackpool and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, you can take a night train from Blackpool to Edinburgh with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

    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 Edinburgh, you can end your trip in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

    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 Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Blackpool to Edinburgh by train is December.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Blackpool including taking a train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Blackpool and Edinburgh

    Blackpool
    Edinburgh
    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 Edinburgh.
    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
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    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
    ParkingParking
    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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