Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS)

Showing times and prices for 17 Apr

Cheapest

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

TransPennine Express Service
08:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
10:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
12:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
16:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
18:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 April
Avanti West Coast
06:523h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
10:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
08:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:523h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
10:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
10:523h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
12:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
12:523h34
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:26Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
14:523h34
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
18:26Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
16:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
16:523h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
20:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
18:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
21:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
18:523h33
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
22:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
20:113h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
23:23Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS)

Showing times and prices for 17 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 12 m

Average

3 h 23 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

240 km

To travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) you need to make at least one change.

TransPennine Express Service
20:113h12
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
23:23Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
08:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
11:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
10:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
12:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
16:123h13
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
19:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2071One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS)

distanceDistance148 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£216 (€241)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) cover the 148 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 12 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £216, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £209. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Blackpool South.

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) can start from as little as £209 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) is £216; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) is 3 h 12 min   to travel the 148 mile long route, with around there are 10 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) leaves at 06: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) leaves at 20: 11.
There are 10 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Blackpool South (BPS), you can count on Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express for the best way to get you to Blackpool South (BPS). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Blackpool South (BPS) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 11.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Blackpool South, located 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre.

Yes, you can take a train to Blackpool South (BPS) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB).

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Blackpool South

Distance from Blackpool South to city center
Distance from Blackpool South to city center
2 miles (3.3 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Station Entrance on Waterloo Road (bridge above station)
Metro: Nearest tram stop one mile
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: No | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A Station, please note there are no tactile pavings at this station Access from Waterloo Road down 40 metre ramp with handrail or 25 steps with rest platform and handrail. A short ramp also gives access from car park. | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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