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

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Bus National Express  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to Nelson National Express

$6 - $9

Bus The Blackburn Bus Company  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn, Eanam Wharf (Lancashire United Depot) to Burnley, Bus Station 152 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Nelson, Bus Station M4 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  17 min

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

$55 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Nelson Station 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackburn and arriving at Nelson. Services depart once 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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The distance between Blackburn and Nelson Station is 13 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Nelson Station without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs .

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

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Blackburn to Nelson Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Blackburn station.

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

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Nelson Station is to train which takes 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 min.

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Blackburn to Nelson Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nelson station.

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

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Nelson Station.
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  • Distance: 12.5 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

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 once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Blackburn to Nelson
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
The Blackburn Bus Company
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 & Pendly
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
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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 Burnley, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Holmeswood Coaches Ltd
Website
holmeswood.uk.com
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
holmeswood.uk.com
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Nelson Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
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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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Nelson Station is 15 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Blackburn to Nelson Station.

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