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

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Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Worcester Foregate Street

$75 - $122

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Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston, Lancashire to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station) 144

$27 - $31

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Train, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Crowngate Bus Station 144

$67 - $101

Train via Wigan North Western  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Worcester Foregate Street

$80 - $128

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Worcester 134.9 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Worcester is to bus which costs £20 - £24 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Worcester is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Worcester station. However, there are services departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall (Town Hall B) and arriving at Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station) via Preston, Lancashire and Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to Worcester. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Worcester Foregate Street via Preston and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Worcester is 109 miles. The road distance is 134.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Worcester without a car is to train which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £55 - £95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Blackburn to Worcester, including transfers.

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Blackburn to Worcester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Preston, Lancashire station.

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Blackburn to Worcester train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Preston station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Worcester is to train which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £55 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £24 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Worcester.
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  • Distance: 109 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Blackburn to Worcester via Preston and Birmingham New Street in around 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Worcester via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand, Preston, Lancashire, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, and Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway in around 6 h 9 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Wigan North Western to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Bus operators
First Worcestershire
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Crowngate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Preston, Lancashire to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Blackburn to Worcester bus services, operated by First Worcestershire, arrive at Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station).

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Blackburn to Worcester train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Worcester Foregate Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Worcester is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Blackburn to Worcester.

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