How to get from Preston to Blackpool

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from Preston to Blackpool

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

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Travel Information between Preston and Blackpool

distanceDistance14 miles (22 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £9 • 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail

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

Travel Tips: Travel from Preston to Blackpool

Travel to Blackpool 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 Blackpool.

What are my Preston to Blackpool travel options?

You can travel between Preston and Blackpool by train.

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

A train is the fastest way to get from Preston to Blackpool with an average travel time for this route around 34 min.

How far is Blackpool from Preston?

The distance between Preston and Blackpool is around 14 miles (22 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Preston to Blackpool is:

  • 50 trains a day.

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

When going from Preston to Blackpool, where do I depart from Preston and where do I arrive in Blackpool?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Preston to Blackpool:

  • Most travellers board their train from Preston and arrive in Blackpool North.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Preston to Blackpool?

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

  • You can travel by train from Preston to Blackpool with Northern Rail, and you can find Northern Rail Preston to Blackpool tickets for £9 on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Preston to Blackpool?

Omio customers who travel from Preston to Blackpool often also extend their holiday to go to Manchester, London or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Blackpool and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I buy a ticket between Preston and Blackpool online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Preston to Blackpool, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing on average £9 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Blackpool from Preston online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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