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

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Train  •  34m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Nelson

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  40m

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to Nelson National Express

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  17m

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

$55 - $65

Drive  •  17m

  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 17m.

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

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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 40m.

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

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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 34m and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Blackburn to Nelson takes 34m 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 34m and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 40m.

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

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 34m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Blackburn to Nelson Station once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 40m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Blackburn to Nelson
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Nelson Station
Ave. Duration
17m
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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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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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Nelson Station is 15 miles. It takes approximately 17m to drive from Blackburn to Nelson Station.

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