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 38 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 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 13 min

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

$29 - $38

8 alternative options

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 - $204

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  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 Southend, train  •  5 h 8 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 - $326

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, Tube, train  •  5 h 30 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 Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$117 - $329

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train, Tube  •  6 h 14 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 - $218

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 Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$114 - $264

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the train from London Fenchurch Street to Tilbury Town

$118 - $416

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 9 h 13 min.

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

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The distance between Blackburn and Port of Tilbury is 318 km. The road distance is 401 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury, including transfers.

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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, Council Avenue (Lawn Road) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 13 min.

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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 38 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Blackburn to Port of Tilbury 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
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
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 Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
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 7 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 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Tilbury Town
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
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
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

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