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Duration 7h 31m
Distance 302 miles
Average price £289
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Blackpool and Paignton takes 7h 31m and the fastest train takes 5h 44m. The train service runs several times per day from Blackpool to Paignton. 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 via Birmingham

  1. Preston
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Paignton
7h 31m
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£132 - £486

Blackpool to Paignton train times

Trains run every three hours between Blackpool and Paignton. The service departs Blackpool at 20:25 in the evening, which arrives into Paignton at 13:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackpool to Paignton. However, there are services departing from Blackpool North and arriving at Paignton via Preston, Birmingham New Street and Newton Abbot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 31m.

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The distance between Blackpool and Paignton is 236 miles. The road distance is 302 miles.

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Blackpool to Paignton train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Preston station.

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Blackpool to Paignton train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Newton Abbot station.

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