Preston to Blackburn train

Sat, 15 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Preston to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Preston to Blackburn is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
22:380h29
Preston
23:07Blackburn
£21One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:230h27
Preston
08:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
14:230h27
Preston
14:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:230h28
Preston
17:51Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
16:240h26
Preston
16:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes

Train timetablePreston to Blackburn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 15 June
Northern Rail
08:230h27
Preston
08:50Blackburn
0 changes
Northern Rail
14:230h27
Preston
14:50Blackburn
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:230h28
Preston
17:51Blackburn
0 changes
Northern Rail
16:240h26
Preston
16:50Blackburn
0 changes
Northern Rail
22:380h29
Preston
23:07Blackburn
0 changes

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Train times from Preston to Blackburn

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Fastest Journey

26 m

Average

27 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

15 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Preston for Blackburn every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
16:240h26
Preston
16:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
11:240h26
Preston
11:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:230h27
Preston
08:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
14:230h27
Preston
14:50Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:230h28
Preston
17:51Blackburn
£41One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Preston to Blackburn

distanceDistance9 miles
durationAverage train duration21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Preston to Blackburn cover the 9 miles long journey taking on average 21 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £4, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £2. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Blackburn.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) trains Preston to Blackburn

You can travel by train between Preston and Blackburn with Northern Rail (3) for as low as £3. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between Preston and Blackburn. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Preston to Blackburn train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 26 min
  • Cheapest Price: £3
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Preston to Blackburn train

FAQs: Travel by train from Preston to Blackburn 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 Preston to Blackburn.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Preston to Blackburn can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Preston to Blackburn is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Preston to Blackburn train time is 21 min   covering the 9 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Preston to Blackburn leaves at 05: 21. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Preston to Blackburn leaves at 22: 51.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Preston to Blackburn without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3). There are 13 direct trains from Preston to Blackburn each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Preston to Blackburn train with Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Preston and Blackburn as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 51.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Preston, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Blackburn, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Blackburn from Preston is worth doing with a journey time of 21 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Preston to Blackburn by train is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Blackburn from Preston including taking a train or coach.

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