Blackburn Cathedral is an impressive and important ecclesiastical building - which welcomes visitors throughout the year. It's well worth a detour to see it.


It's easy to reach Blackburn Cathedral, in Blackburn, by train. Simply hop on a train to Blackburn station and then it's really not very far away from the station at all - just a short walk across the city.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Blackburn Cathedral’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday 06:40 - 19:00
Sunday 09:10 - 16:40
Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:40 - 18:00
Friday 06:40 - 19:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes

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Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNorthern Rail
Car parking spaces80
Carpark charges
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces58
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes<span style="font-family: ;" data-sheets-rawvalue="10 lockers and 48 cycle stand parking spaces">10 lockers and 48 cycle stand parking spaces</span>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Access from station front to subway up 10 metre ramp or 4 steps from which a passenger lift and steep 20 metre ramp gives access to ticket office and platforms 1, 2 and 3 and by separate ramp to platform 4. Lifts open for all services.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Blackburn

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to RochdaleNorthern17:484On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern17:564Late
to YorkNorthern18:032On time
to Wigan WallgateNorthern18:192On time
to Blackpool NorthNorthern18:224On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from ClitheroeNorthern17:424On time
from ColneNorthern17:544On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern18:022On time
from RochdaleNorthern18:064On time
from Kirkby (Merseyside)Northern18:132On time

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