Trains from

Manchester to Blackburn

  1. on time
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    05:00
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    05:35
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:44
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    06:03
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Manchester Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Blackburn
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    06:30
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    07:25
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    07:50
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:05
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  6. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  7. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 5 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  8. Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    07:43
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    08:39
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:50
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:05
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  10. Manchester Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    Blackburn
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Manchester to Blackburn

  • Train Fares from: £10.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 50
  • Distance: 21 miles (33 km)
  • Origin: Manchester
  • Destination: Blackburn
  • How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Blackburn by train?

    The average journey time between Manchester and Blackburn is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 50 trains per day travelling from Manchester to Blackburn. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Manchester to Blackburn?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Blackburn without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Manchester to Blackburn.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Manchester and Blackburn?

    The distance between Manchester and Blackburn is 21 miles.

    Distance: 21 miles
  • What time is the first train from Manchester to Blackburn?

    The first train from Manchester to Blackburn departs at .

    What time is the last train from Manchester to Blackburn?

    The last train from Manchester to Blackburn departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • Savings tips for Manchester to Blackburn

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Manchester to Blackburn here.
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