Cardiff to Blackpool train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£33

Average

£38

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.

Transport for Wales
09:52Cardiff5h28 15:20Blackpool
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£331One-way
Transport for Wales
07:50Cardiff5h31 13:21Blackpool
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£381One-way
Transport for Wales
08:56Cardiff5h15 14:11Blackpool
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£431One-way

Train schedule Cardiff to Blackpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
Transport for Wales
07:50Cardiff5h31 13:21Blackpool
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Transport for Wales
08:56Cardiff5h15 14:11Blackpool
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Transport for Wales
09:52Cardiff5h28 15:20Blackpool
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

5 h 15 m

Average

5 h 24 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

260 km

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

Transport for Wales
08:56AMCardiff5h15 02:11PMBlackpool
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£431One-way
Transport for Wales
09:52AMCardiff5h28 03:20PMBlackpool
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£331One-way
Transport for Wales
07:50AMCardiff5h31 01:21PMBlackpool
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£381One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Blackpool

distanceDistance161 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales or First Great Western Service

Trains from Cardiff to Blackpool cover the 161 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £33, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Blackpool North.

Train providers: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Blackpool

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Great Western Rail

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    Train information from Cardiff to Blackpool with Great Western Rail:

    • Average Duration: 4 h 25 min
    • Great Western Rail frequency: 3 a day

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Cardiff
    Blackpool
    The major railway station for departures from Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your trip to Blackpool from Cardiff.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
    Public transport options for Cardiff Central
    Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
    Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)

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