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13 Jun
£56Avanti West Coast
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16 Jun
£56Avanti West Coast
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17 Jun
£69Avanti West Coast
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18 Jun
£144Avanti West Coast
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19 Jun
£29Avanti West Coast
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20 Jun
£44Avanti West Coast
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21 Jun
£51Avanti West Coast
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22 Jun
£29Avanti West Coast
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23 Jun
£29Avanti West Coast
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24 Jun
£44Avanti West Coast
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25 Jun
£69Avanti West Coast
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26 Jun
£44First Transpennine Express
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27 Jun
£44Avanti West Coast
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28 Jun
£44Avanti West Coast
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29 Jun
£18Avanti West Coast
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30 Jun
£29Avanti West Coast
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1 Jul
£44Avanti West Coast
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2 Jul
£44Avanti West Coast

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Journey Summary

Glasgow to Blackpool Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
3 hours 11 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £54
Trains depart from:Glasgow
Trains arrive in:Blackpool
Distance:241 km
Train Companies:Avanti West Coast, First Transpennine Express

Trains from Glasgow to Blackpool

The journey between Glasgow and Blackpool takes approximately 3 hours, although some trains can take up to 4 hours to reach Blackpool. This route is operated by Virgin Trains and Transpennine Express, and the leg between Preston and Blackpool is run by Northern. The first train departs at 4:28 a.m. and there are trains running approximately every hour until 8:10 p.m. On weekends, railway service starts later in the day (9:38 a.m.) and finishes earlier, with the last train departing at 6:40 p.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Glasgow to Blackpool?

Departure Station: Glasgow Central, which takes up an entire block in downtown Glasgow, just a couple hundred metres away from the commercial area of Buchanan Street. The nearest subway station is St Enoch, which is a 5-minute walk away.

Arrival Station: Blackpool North, located north of the city centre, half-way between South Pier and the hotel strip in the North Shore area. The pier and waterfront areas can be reached on foot in 30 to 45 minutes, or by tram and city bus in approximately 15 minutes.

Travel Tips

Trains from Glasgow to Blackpool
Travel by train to Blackpool 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 to Blackpool.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Blackpool from Glasgow cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Blackpool from Glasgow for as low as £44  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Glasgow to Blackpool?
The Glasgow to Blackpool train ticket price is on average £69  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
How many miles is it from Glasgow to Blackpool by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Blackpool from Glasgow via train to be approximately 149 miles (240 km).
How long is the train between Glasgow and Blackpool?
On average the Glasgow to Blackpool train time is 3 h 6 min  covering the 149 miles (240 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Glasgow to Blackpool train leave from? Which Blackpool train station do I come into from Glasgow?

When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your route in train stations like Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.

Omio customers book a train from Glasgow Central   to Blackpool North   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Glasgow located? Where is the arrival train station in Blackpool located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Glasgow Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival train station in Blackpool, called Blackpool North, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Glasgow to Blackpool?
When taking a train from Glasgow to Blackpool, you can count on Virgin Trains or First Transpennine Express for the best way to get you to Blackpool. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Blackpool from Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
When can I take the first train from Glasgow to Blackpool? When can I take the last train for the day?
If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to Blackpool, the first train leaves at 07: 36. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to Blackpool, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 35. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Blackpool timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I purchase Glasgow Blackpool train tickets to score the best deals?
If you buy Glasgow to Blackpool train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £69. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Blackpool from Glasgow. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Blackpool
Glasgow Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle