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Aberdeen to Blackpool South by train

It takes an average of 7h 56m to travel from Aberdeen to Blackpool South by train, over a distance of around 234 miles (377 km). There are normally 7 trains per day travelling from Aberdeen to Blackpool South and tickets for this journey start from £22.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 5h 49m
PriceFrom £22.50
Distance234 miles (377 km)
Frequency7 trains per day
Departure stationAberdeen
Arrival stationBlackpool South
Changes2 changes
Train operatorsCrossCountry, TransPennine Express, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway

Aberdeen to Blackpool South train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Blackpool South for Thursday 13th May 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
21:43 aberdeen08:13 blackpool southPlat. 3 estimatedcaledonian sleeper Off PeakGet tickets10h 30m, 1 change
05:47 aberdeen13:09 blackpool southPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets7h 22m, 2 changes
08:20 aberdeen15:09 blackpool southPlat. 4 estimatedcrosscountry Off PeakGet tickets6h 49m, 2 changes
09:04 aberdeen16:09 blackpool southPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets7h 5m, 2 changes
09:44 aberdeen16:09 blackpool southPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets6h 25m, 3 changes
11:01 aberdeen18:09 blackpool southPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets7h 8m, 2 changes
11:45 aberdeen19:08 blackpool southPlat. 4 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets7h 23m, 3 changes
13:56 aberdeen20:09 blackpool southPlat. 3 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets6h 13m, 2 changes
16:00 aberdeen23:17 blackpool southPlat. 5 estimatedscotrail Off PeakGet tickets7h 17m, 2 changes
21:43 aberdeen08:13 blackpool southPlat. 3 estimatedcaledonian sleeper Off PeakGet tickets10h 30m, 1 change

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Aberdeen to Blackpool South? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South take?

The average journey time by train between Aberdeen and Blackpool South is 7 hours and 56 minutes, with around 7 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Aberdeen and Blackpool South by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South is 5 hours and 49 minutes.

How much does the train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South cost?

Train ticket prices from Aberdeen to Blackpool South can start from as little as £22.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South?

No, there are no direct train services from Aberdeen to Blackpool South. Travelling from Aberdeen to Blackpool South by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South leave?

The first train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South leaves at 05:48. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South leave?

The last train from Aberdeen to Blackpool South leaves at 23:23. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Aberdeen and Blackpool South by train?

Trains travelling from Aberdeen to Blackpool South cover a distance of around 234 miles (377 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Blackpool South to Aberdeen.

Cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Blackpool South

Train tickets from Aberdeen to Blackpool South start at £22.50 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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