Duration 7h 28m
Distance 302.2 miles
Average price £170
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Blackpool and Paignton takes 7h 28m and the fastest train takes 6h 24m. 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.


  1. Blackpool North
  2. Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Paignton
7h 4m
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£98 - £148

Blackpool to Paignton train times

Trains run twice daily between Blackpool and Paignton. The earliest departure is at 06:32 in the morning, and the last departure from Blackpool is at 23:02 which arrives into Paignton at 17:57. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 7h 28m. 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 Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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The distance between Blackpool and Paignton is 236 miles. The road distance is 302.2 miles.

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Blackpool to Paignton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackpool North station.

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

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