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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 41 min

  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  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn to London Marble Arch National Express

$41 - $52

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Train, line 205 bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  3. Take the line 205 bus from Euston Station to City of London, St Botolph Street 205
  4. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$123 - $202

Train LNER  •  5 h 20 min

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

$58 - $92

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury 250.4 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
  4. Take the train from West Ham to Tilbury Town

$95 - $295

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Central to Tilbury Town

$83 - $325

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
  4. Take the train from West Ham to Tilbury Town

$92 - $231

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train, Tube  •  6 h 15 min

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

$89 - $217

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  8 h

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

$142 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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

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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 4 h 41 min and costs £100 - £170.

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is to train which takes 4 h 41 min and costs £100 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is 250 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 7 min 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 417+ hotels available in Port of Tilbury. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury.
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  • Distance: 198.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

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 Underground Station, Moorgate Underground Station, and London Fenchurch Street in around 4 h 41 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Waterloo Underground Station to West Ham Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Euston Station to City of London, St Botolph Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com

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