There are 3 ways to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead by train, night bus 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  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Blackpool to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station National Express

$9 - $13

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Birkenhead 57.9 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Blackpool, England and Birkenhead, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackpool to Birkenhead hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Blackpool to Birkenhead?

The distance between Blackpool and Birkenhead is 47 km. The road distance is 93 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead?

The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead is to night bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead?

The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £8 - £13.

Is there a direct train between Blackpool and Birkenhead?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackpool North and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Blackpool and Birkenhead?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Blackpool and arriving at LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead?

The train from Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street takes 1 h 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.