The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Leeds to Blackpool will cost around £ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.
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2 h 11 m
2 h 21 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Leeds for Blackpool every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 99 km distance in an average of 2 h 21 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2 h 11 m .
The slowest train will take 2 h 29 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 12 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£16|
|Trains depart from:||Leeds|
|Trains arrive in:||Blackpool|
|Train Companies:||Northern Rail|
Trains from Leeds to Blackpool run frequently throughout the day operated by First Transpennine Express and Northern Rail. Direct routes take approximately 2 hours while in-direct services complete the journey in 3 hours. The first train leaves just before 6:00 a.m. followed by two to three departures an hour until around 10:30 p.m. Where connections are required they're made at either Manchester or Preston.
Departure Station: Leeds Train Station is a major transport hub within walking distance of the city centre. Station facilities include bicycle stands, taxi ranks and car parking. It's served by local buses including a regular shuttle service to Leeds Bradford Airport.
Arrival Station: Trains from Leeds to Blackpool arrive at either Blackpool North or Blackpool South stations. Blackpool South is just a short walk from the Pleasure Beach and the town's main attractions. Blackpool North is nearer the Tower. Blackpool South has bicycle storage and bus stops but no taxi rank while the larger Blackpool North has parking and taxis.