How to get from Glasgow to Blackburn

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Travel Information from Glasgow to Blackburn

distanceDistance162 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £57 • 3 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus, British Airways or Transpennine Express

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 162 miles from Glasgow to Blackburn. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Megabus, British Airways or Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Blackburn.

Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow to Blackburn

Travel 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 Glasgow to Blackburn.

There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Blackburn: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Glasgow to Blackburn, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Blackburn:

A ferry is about £28 less than a coach, which costs on average £28 for this journey.

A ferry is generally £270 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £270 from Glasgow to Blackburn.

A ferry is generally £57 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £57 from Glasgow to Blackburn.

The fastest way to get to Blackburn from Glasgow is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 16 min.

There are alternative travel options to Blackburn that can usually take longer:

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Blackburn is approximately 162 miles away from Glasgow.

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Blackburn is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 21 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Glasgow and Blackburn as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Glasgow to Blackburn:

  • Coaches from Glasgow to Blackburn most often leave from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Blackburn, Penny Street.
  • Trains mostly depart from Glasgow Central and arrive in Blackburn.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Glasgow to Blackburn:

  • You can go to Blackburn from Glasgow by coach with Megabus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £28 with Megabus from Glasgow to Blackburn on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Glasgow and Blackburn with British Airways, and you can find British Airways Glasgow to Blackburn tickets for £270 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Glasgow and Blackburn by train with Transpennine Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £57 with Transpennine Express from Glasgow to Blackburn.
Many of our customers travelling from Glasgow to Blackburn don't make Blackburn their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your Glasgow and Blackburn trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Blackburn to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Glasgow to Blackburn, 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 coach ticket for this trip is on average £28 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £270 one way.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is £1 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £57 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Blackburn 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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