There are 5 ways to get from Blackburn to Nelson Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Nelson

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to Nelson National Express

$6 - $9

Line 152 bus, bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 152 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Padiham, Bridge Inn 152
  2. Take the bus from Padiham, Town Hall to Nelson, Bus Station 65 / ...

$10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Nelson Station 14.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Nelson Station 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Nelson Station is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Nelson Station is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £40 - £50.

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The distance between Blackburn and Nelson Station is 20 km. The road distance is 24 km.

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The train from Blackburn to Nelson takes 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackburn and arriving at Nelson. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Nelson. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Nelson Station, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Nelson Station hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Blackburn to Nelson Station twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 40 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 Town Centre, Bus Station to Padiham, Bridge Inn
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Boomerang Travel Ltd
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Padiham, Town Hall to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Padiham, Waterside Mews to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Padiham, Bridge Inn to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Nelson Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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