How to get to Blackburn from Newcastle upon Tyne

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Travel Information between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackburn

distanceDistance91 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £92
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 5 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £92 • 3 h 19 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail (3)

Travel 91 miles by coach or train to Blackburn from Newcastle upon Tyne. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn.

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from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn

How to get to Blackburn from Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

National Express
17:006h30
Newcastle upon Tyne
23:30Blackburn
£241One-way
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Cheapest
National Express
17:006h30
Newcastle upon Tyne
23:30Blackburn
£241One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
13:156h05
Newcastle upon Tyne
19:20Blackburn
£241One-way
0 changes
Other options
National Express
11:008h20
Newcastle upon Tyne
19:20Blackburn
£301One-way
0 changes

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You can travel by travel between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackburn with National Express and Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern travel journeys between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackburn. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel to Blackburn from Newcastle upon Tyne, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn

      FAQs: 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn.
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      You can get to Blackburn from Newcastle upon Tyne 2 different ways: coach or train.

      The cheapest way to travel between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackburn is a coach with an average price of £17.

      This is compared to other travel options from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn:

      Taking a coach costs £76 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £92.

      The fastest way to get to Blackburn from Newcastle upon Tyne is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 19 min.

      Other travel options to Blackburn take longer:

      Getting to Blackburn by coach takes 5 h 35 min on average.

      You should expect to travel around 91 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn.

      The average frequency per day from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn is:

      • 1 coach a day.
      • 25 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn:

      • Coaches mostly leave from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and tend to arrive in Blackburn, Penny Street.

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

      • You can take a coach from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £17 with National Express from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn.
      • You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £92 with Northern Rail (3) from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find direct coaches with.
      • You'll find direct trains with.

      Direct services to Blackburn tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackburn often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Stockport, Blackpool or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackburn itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Blackburn and any of these top destinations today!

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