The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 3 trains that leave Preston for Blackpool every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||14 miles (22 km)|
|Average train duration||21 min|
|Average train ticket price||£4 (€4)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Northern Rail|
Trains from Preston to Blackpool cover the 14 miles (22 km) long trip taking on average 21 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Blackpool North.
Trains from Preston to Blackpool are operated by Northern Rail. The direct journey takes approximately 30 minutes with trains departing from two to six times an hour. The first train leaves at around 6:30 a.m. while the last departure is just after midnight. The service commences later on Sundays.
Departure Station: Preston Station is a busy major terminal on the West Coast Main Line. It is located in the heart of the city and is just a short distance from the River Ribble. The station has both a car park and bicycle storage facilities while a taxi rank and bus stops for local services are outside the main entrance.
Arrival Station: Trains from Preston to Blackpool arrive at Blackpool North Station which is conveniently located for both the town centre, the beach and its tourist attractions. A taxi rank and bus stops are situated outside the main entrance while the antique Blackpool Tramway is a few hundred metres away. There is a car park at the station.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Preston to Blackpool North.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Preston, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Preston.
The most popular arrival train station, Blackpool North, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre of Blackpool.
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