Duration 3h 53m
Distance 213.7 miles
Average price £96
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dumbarton and Blackpool takes 3h 53m and the fastest train takes 3h 22m. There is a train service every few hours from Dumbarton to Blackpool. 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. Glasgow Central
  2. Blackpool
4h 4m
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£65 - £285

Dumbarton to Blackpool train times

Trains run hourly between Dumbarton and Blackpool. The earliest departure is at 06:41 in the morning, and the last departure from Dumbarton is at 23:47 which arrives into Blackpool at 07:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dumbarton to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Dumbarton Central and arriving at Blackpool North via Glasgow Central and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 4m.

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The distance between Dumbarton and Blackpool is 160 miles. The road distance is 213.7 miles.

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Dumbarton to Blackpool train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Dumbarton to Blackpool train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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There are 946+ hotels available in Blackpool. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Dumbarton and Blackpool?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to Preston hourly. Tickets cost £70 - £250 and the journey takes 2h 17m. TransPennine Express also services this route every 2 hours.
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