|Distance||149 miles (240 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||£49 (€55)|
|Train frequency||9 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 9 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express|
Trains from Glasgow to Blackpool cover the 149 miles (240 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 59 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £36, but the average price of train tickets is £49. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Blackpool North.
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.
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.
When departing from Glasgow, you have various train station options to start your route from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your journey 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.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, 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.
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