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There are 5 ways to get from Blackburn to Salford Quays by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Salford Crescent

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bolton Interchange 1
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Salford Crescent

$3 - $6

3 alternative options

Line 481 bus, line 1 tram  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bury Interchange 481
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Bury to Trafford Bar 1

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Salford Quays 34.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Salford Quays 34.9 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Salford Quays is to line 1 bus and train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Salford Quays is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackburn and arriving at Salford Crescent. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Salford Quays is 21 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Salford Quays without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The train from Blackburn to Salford Crescent takes 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Blackburn to Salford Quays train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackburn station.

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Blackburn to Salford Quays train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Salford Crescent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Salford Quays is 35 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Blackburn to Salford Quays.

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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Salford Quays, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Salford Quays hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Bury to Trafford Bar
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
The Blackburn Bus Company
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bury Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Salford Quays
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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