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from Blackpool to Preston

You can get from Blackpool to Preston by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Blackpool to Preston on 2 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:59Blackpool North0h22 09:21Preston
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08:17Blackpool South0h37 08:54Preston
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08:04Blackpool North0h24 08:28Preston
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09:03Blackpool North0h24 09:27Preston
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08:25Blackpool North0h26 08:51Preston
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2 Dec
£4Northern Rail
4 Dec
£8Northern Rail
7 Dec
£9Northern Rail

Travel Information between Blackpool and Preston

distanceDistance14 miles (22 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £4 • 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail

Take a train to travel 14 miles (22 km) to Preston from Blackpool. Northern Rail is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Blackpool to Preston.

Travel Tips

Travel from Blackpool to Preston
Travel to Preston 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 Blackpool to Preston.
How do you get from Blackpool to Preston?

Your travel option from Blackpool to Preston includes taking a train.

What is the fastest way to get from Blackpool to Preston?

Going by train is the quickest way from Blackpool to Preston with an average travel time of 37 min.

How many miles from Blackpool to Preston would I travel?

The Blackpool to Preston distance is approximately 14 miles (22 km).

How many services a day are there between Blackpool and Preston?

The average frequency per day from Blackpool to Preston is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Blackpool and Preston as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Blackpool? Where do I arrive in Preston?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Blackpool to Preston:

  • Trains from Blackpool to Preston most often leave from Blackpool North and arrive in Preston.
Which travel operators can get me from Blackpool to Preston?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Preston from Blackpool:

  • You can go to Preston from Blackpool by train with Northern Rail. You'll see cheap train tickets for £4 with Northern Rail from Blackpool to Preston on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Blackpool to Preston?
Many of our customers travelling from Blackpool to Preston don't make Preston their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Glasgow, either of which you could add to your Blackpool and Preston trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Preston to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Blackpool to Preston tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Blackpool to Preston, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a train ticket is £4 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Blackpool to Preston tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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