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Train Information from Liverpool to Blackpool

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail

Trains from Liverpool to Blackpool cover the 28 miles (45 km) long route taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £10, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Blackpool North.

Trains from Liverpool to Blackpool

Liverpool and Blackpool are only around 50 miles apart, so if you want to hit the beach or enjoy a night out, getting there is easy. Trains from Liverpool to Blackpool start as early as 5:32 am, although the first direct service is at 7:57 am. The last train departs at 11:02 pm. Journey times range from 1 hour 29 minutes to 2 hours 30 minutes, and you can choose from MerseyRail or Northern Rail services. If you need to change, it will probably be in Preston.

What is the departure and arrival station for trains from Liverpool to Blackpool?

Departure Station: Trains to Blackpool depart from Liverpool Lime Street - the city's major rail terminal. You can get to Lime Street from most parts of Merseyside by using the MerseyRail network. The best option is to alight at Liverpool Central, then walk 5 minutes up Ranelagh Street to Lime Street.

Arrival Station: Trains from Liverpool to Blackpool get into Blackpool South, on Waterloo Road in the southern part of the city. To get to the beach, turn left and walk down Waterloo Road to the seafront. When you get there, you can take the tram northbound to Blackpool Tower or turn left to reach the Pleasure Beach.

Travel Tips

Trains from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Blackpool.
How much does a cheap train between Liverpool and Blackpool cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Liverpool and Blackpool to cost as little as £7  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets between Liverpool and Blackpool?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Liverpool to Blackpool train price to come in at an average of £10  one way.
What is the distance to Blackpool from Liverpool by train?
The train distance from Liverpool to Blackpool is around 28 miles (45 km).
How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Blackpool?
The train time between Liverpool and Blackpool is on average 1 h 17 min  for the 28 miles (45 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Blackpool from Liverpool by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Liverpool to Blackpool do I depart from? Which Blackpool train station from Liverpool do I arrive in?

Some of the Liverpool train stations to Blackpool you can start your journey from include Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Blackpool include Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arriving in Blackpool North.

Where is the train station in Liverpool? Where is the train station in Blackpool?

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

What train providers go from Liverpool to Blackpool?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Blackpool, you can rely on Northern Rail to get you to Blackpool. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Liverpool to Blackpool journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there between Liverpool and Blackpool?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Liverpool to Blackpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Liverpool to Blackpool?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Liverpool at 07: 12. The last train leaves from Liverpool at 11: 15. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Liverpool to Blackpool and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Liverpool to Blackpool train tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Liverpool to Blackpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £10 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Liverpool and Blackpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool Lime Street is the most popular Liverpool railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Liverpool for your journey to Blackpool.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)