There are 3 ways to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

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

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  1 h 35 min

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

$8 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Birkenhead 57.9 miles

$12 - $18

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

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Birkenhead is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Blackpool and Birkenhead is 29 miles. The road distance is 57.9 miles.

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

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

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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.

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  • Distance: 29.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackpool to Birkenhead hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

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