Duration 2h 34m
Distance 53.6 miles
Average price £24
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Formby and Burnley takes 2h 34m and the fastest train takes 2h 4m. There is a train service every few hours from Formby to Burnley. 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 Manchester

  1. Formby
  2. Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Manchester Victoria
  4. Burnley
3h 9m
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£20 - £31

Formby to Burnley train times

Trains run hourly between Formby and Burnley. The earliest departure is at 07:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Formby is at 23:33 which arrives into Burnley at 06:44. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Formby to Burnley? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Formby to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Formby and arriving at Burnley Manchester Road via Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Formby and Burnley is 38 miles. The road distance is 53.6 miles.

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Formby to Burnley train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Formby station.

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Formby to Burnley train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Burnley Manchester Road station.

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What companies run services between Formby and Burnley?

You can take a train from Formby to Burnley via Liverpool Central, Liverpool Lime Street, and Manchester Victoria in around 3h 9m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £23

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