There are 4 ways to get from Blackburn to Halifax by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Halifax

$11 - $17

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Bus, line 592 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Bus Station 152 / ...
  2. Take the line 592 bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green (*) 592

$8 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Halifax 31.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Halifax 31.5 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Halifax is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Halifax is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green (*) via Burnley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Halifax. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Halifax is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs £8 - £13.

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The train from Blackburn to Halifax takes 54 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Blackburn to Halifax bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Compan, depart from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) station.

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

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Halifax is to train which takes 54 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus and line 592 bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Blackburn to Halifax bus services, operated by First, arrive at Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green (*) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Halifax, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Halifax hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Halifax via Burnley, Bus Station in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Red Lion Street School Stop
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Red Lion Street School Stop
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Halifax
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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