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Duration 3h 48m
Distance 208 miles
Average price £100
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Falkirk and Blackpool takes 3h 48m and the fastest train takes 3h 18m. There is a train service every few hours from Falkirk 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. Haymarket
  2. Blackpool
4h 11m
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£64 - £335

Falkirk to Blackpool train times

Trains run hourly between Falkirk and Blackpool. The service departs Falkirk at 22:25 at night, which arrives into Blackpool at 12:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 48m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Falkirk to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Falkirk Grahamston and arriving at Blackpool North via Haymarket and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between Falkirk and Blackpool is 155 miles. The road distance is 208 miles.

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Falkirk to Blackpool train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Haymarket station.

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

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What companies run services between Falkirk and Blackpool?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Haymarket to Preston every 4 hours. Tickets cost £70 - £250 and the journey takes 2h 17m. TransPennine Express also services this route every 4 hours.
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