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Duration 3h 31m
Distance 116.3 miles
Average price £59
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Blackburn and Chester-le-Street takes 3h 31m and the fastest train takes 2h 50m. The train service runs several times per day from Blackburn to Chester-le-Street. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Blackburn
  2. Leeds
  3. Chester-le-Street
3h 41m
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£49 - £76

Blackburn to Chester-le-Street train times

Trains run every three hours between Blackburn and Chester-le-Street. The earliest departure is at 18:03 in the evening, and the last departure from Blackburn is at 22:01 which arrives into Chester-le-Street at 07:11. All services require a transfer at Leeds and take an average of 3h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to Chester-le-Street. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Chester-le-Street via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Blackburn and Chester-le-Street is 85 miles. The road distance is 116.3 miles.

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Blackburn to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackburn station.

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Blackburn to Chester-le-Street train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Chester-le-Street station.

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