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There are 10 ways to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$136 - $214

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Bus  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$26 - $35

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Train LNER  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross

$58 - $91

Train via Wigan North Western  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to London Euston

$142 - $224

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury 250.4 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, subway, train  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bolton
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Liverpool Street station
  4. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$115 - $327

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, subway, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Liverpool Street station
  4. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$107 - $257

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train, subway  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bolton
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  4. Take the subway from Waterloo station to West Ham station
  5. Take the train from West Ham to Tilbury Town

$88 - $217

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

$125 - $307

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London City  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London City (LCY) NCL - LCY

$112 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is to bus which costs £20 - £27 and takes 9h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Northfleet, The Old Coach and Horses via London Victoria Coach Station and Bluewater, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 4m.

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The distance between Blackburn and Port of Tilbury is 199 miles. The road distance is 250.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury without a car is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs £100 - £170.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury, including transfers.

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Blackburn to Port of Tilbury bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Blackburn station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs £100 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £27 and takes 9h 4m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Blackburn to Port of Tilbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury.
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  • Distance: 198.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Port of Tilbury, England?

You can take a train from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury via Preston, London Euston, Euston station, Moorgate station, and London Fenchurch Street in around 4h 22m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 6h 30m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Bolton
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Wigan North Western to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Waterloo station to West Ham station
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is 250 miles. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 439+ hotels available in Port of Tilbury. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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