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Duration 1h 43m
Distance 40.6 miles
Average price £29
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between Liverpool and Blackburn takes 1h 43m and the fastest train takes 1h 23m. There is a train service every few hours from Liverpool to Blackburn. 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

  1. Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Preston
  3. Blackburn
1h 35m
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£15 - £31

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Lime Street and arriving at Blackburn via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Blackburn is 31 miles. The road distance is 40.6 miles.

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Liverpool to Blackburn train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Liverpool to Blackburn train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Blackburn station.

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What companies run services between Liverpool and Blackburn?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Blackburn via Preston in around 1h 35m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Preston to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£5 - £8
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £15
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£21 - £27
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £40

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