There are 5 ways to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Salford Crescent
  2. Take the train from Salford Crescent to Wilmslow

$12 - $19

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Line 481 bus, bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Rawtenstall, Bus Station (Bus Station - Stand H) 481
  2. Take the bus from Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43

$18 - $54

Line 1 bus, train  •  2 h 49 min

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

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Wilmslow 46.5 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Wilmslow 46.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to Wilmslow. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Wilmslow via Salford Crescent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Wilmslow is 31 miles. The road distance is 46.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs £9 - £15.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs £9 - £15. Alternatively, you can line 481 bus and bus, which costs £13 - £45 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Blackburn to Wilmslow train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Wilmslow station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Wilmslow is 46 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Blackburn to Wilmslow.

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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Wilmslow, England?

You can take a train from Blackburn to Wilmslow via Salford Crescent in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Wilmslow via Rawtenstall, Bus Station (Bus Station - Stand H), Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street), Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House), and Manchester Piccadilly in around 2 h 23 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 Salford Crescent to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Bus Station to Rawtenstall, Bus Station (Bus Station - Stand H)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
rossobus.com
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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