Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) train

Tue, 18 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Glasgow Central (GLC) 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
12:043h21
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2051One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
04:283h56
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:24Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:483h36
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:24Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
06:303h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
10:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:003h25
Glasgow Central (GLC)
11:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change

Train timetableGlasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
Avanti West Coast
04:283h56
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:24Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:483h36
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:24Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
06:303h55
Glasgow Central (GLC)
10:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:003h25
Glasgow Central (GLC)
11:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:383h47
Glasgow Central (GLC)
12:25Blackpool South (BPS)
1 change

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Train times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 17 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

242 km

To travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) you need to make at least one change.

Avanti West Coast
20:063h17
Glasgow Central (GLC)
23:23Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change
TransPennine Express Service
12:043h21
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2051One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:003h25
Glasgow Central (GLC)
11:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
15:573h28
Glasgow Central (GLC)
19:25Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change
Avanti West Coast
05:483h36
Glasgow Central (GLC)
09:24Blackpool South (BPS)
£2171One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS)

distanceDistance149 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£221 (€249)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains or TransPennine Express

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) cover the 149 miles long route taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £210, but the average price of train tickets is £221. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Blackpool South.

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) 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 Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) can start from as little as £210 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) is £221; 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 Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) is 3 h 17 min   to travel the 149 mile long trip, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) leaves at 05: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) leaves at 20: 08.
There are 12 trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) 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.
For the best Glasgow Central (GLC) to Blackpool South (BPS) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Blackpool South (BPS) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 08.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) 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.

A trip to Blackpool South (BPS) from Glasgow Central (GLC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
You have options as you can travel between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Blackpool South (BPS) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

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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