Duration 3h
Distance 112.4 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Blackburn and Birmingham takes 3h and the fastest train takes 2h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Blackburn to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 2h 59m

  1. Preston
  2. Birmingham
2h 59m
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£41 - £149

Blackburn to Birmingham train times

Trains run hourly between Blackburn and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 12:21 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Blackburn is at 23:47 which arrives into Birmingham at 08:05. All services require a transfer at Preston and take an average of 3h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Blackburn to Birmingham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 59m.

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The distance between Blackburn and Birmingham is 91 miles. The road distance is 112.4 miles.

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Blackburn to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Preston station.

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Blackburn to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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What companies run services between Blackburn and Birmingham?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Blackburn to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £140 and the journey takes 1h 47m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Estimated price
£21 - £40

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