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Accrington to Blackpool North by train

It takes an average of 53m to travel from Accrington to Blackpool North by train, over a distance of around 28 miles (45 km). There are normally 17 trains per day travelling from Accrington to Blackpool North and tickets for this journey start from £13.70 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 49m
PriceFrom £13.70
Distance28 miles (45 km)
Frequency17 trains per day
First train07:12
Last train23:19
Departure stationAccrington
Arrival stationBlackpool North
ChangesDirect trains available

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Accrington to Blackpool North? 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 Accrington to Blackpool North take?

The average journey time by train between Accrington and Blackpool North is 53 minutes, with around 17 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 Accrington and Blackpool North by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Accrington to Blackpool North is 49 minutes.

How much does the train from Accrington to Blackpool North cost?

Train ticket prices from Accrington to Blackpool North can start from as little as £13.70 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 Accrington to Blackpool North?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Accrington to Blackpool North without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Accrington to Blackpool North each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Accrington to Blackpool North leave?

The first train from Accrington to Blackpool North leaves at 07:12. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Accrington to Blackpool North leave?

The last train from Accrington to Blackpool North leaves at 23:19. 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 Accrington and Blackpool North by train?

Trains travelling from Accrington to Blackpool North cover a distance of around 28 miles (45 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Accrington to Blackpool North

Train tickets from Accrington to Blackpool North start at £13.70 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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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Accrington to Blackpool North is right for you.

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