There are 6 ways to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  1 h 41 min

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

$13 - $54

Cheapest option

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

4 alternative options

Line 481 bus, bus  •  2 h 22 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 takes 52 min and costs £120 - £150.

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The distance between Blackburn and Wilmslow is 50 km. The road distance is 74 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Blackburn to Wilmslow, including transfers.

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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 and Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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

You can take a train from Blackburn to Wilmslow via Salford Crescent and Manchester Piccadilly in around 1 h 41 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 22 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 Manchester Piccadilly to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
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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