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There are 5 ways to get from Blackburn to Deepdale by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Preston

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Rideshare  •  33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Blackburn to Preston 10.3 miles

3 alternative options

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall to Preston City Centre, Bus Station 59 / ...

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Deepdale 9.7 miles

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Deepdale 9.7 miles

Blackburn to Deepdale by train

The train journey time between Blackburn and Deepdale is around 22 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest train normally takes 16 min. Operated by Northern Rail, the Blackburn to Deepdale train service departs from Blackburn and arrives in Preston. Typically 281 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
22 min
Fastest train time:
16 min
Train distance:
12 miles
Trains per week:
281
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:02
Last train departs at:
23:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Blackburn to Deepdale train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Deepdale is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Deepdale is to taxi which costs £23 - £29 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall and arriving at Preston City Centre, Bus Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Deepdale is 9 miles. The road distance is 9.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Deepdale without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs £5 - £10.

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The train from Blackburn to Preston takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Blackburn to Deepdale bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, depart from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall station.

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Blackburn to Deepdale train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackburn station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Deepdale is to train which takes 27 min and costs £5 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Deepdale.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Deepdale, Lancashire, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Preston hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £10 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire operates a bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall to Preston City Centre, Bus Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 31 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Transdev Lancashire Unit
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
transdevbus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn College to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev Lancashire Unit
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall to Fulwood, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Preston Bus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£1
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Blackburn to Deepdale
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£23 - £29
Max Cabs Blackburn
Phone
+44 1254 693 333
Blackburn Cars
Phone
+44 1254 681 818
Arcade Taxis
Phone
+44 1254 54 555
Website
taxi54555.com
Amber Taxis Blackburn
Phone
+44 1254 664 444

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Blackburn to Deepdale bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, arrive at Preston City Centre, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Deepdale is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Blackburn to Deepdale.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Blackburn and Deepdale. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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