There are 5 ways to get from Blackpool to Clitheroe by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Clitheroe

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 61 bus, line 280 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Central, Buchanan Street (Church Street Buchanan Street) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 6) 61
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Primrose, Park Street 280

$11 - $12

3 alternative options

Train via Preston  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Blackburn
  3. Take the train from Blackburn to Clitheroe

$13 - $34

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackpool to Clitheroe 34.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Clitheroe 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Clitheroe is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Clitheroe is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Blackpool and Clitheroe is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The train from Blackpool North to Clitheroe takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackpool to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Central, Buchanan Street (Church Street Buchanan Street) and arriving at Primrose, Park Street via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackpool North and arriving at Clitheroe. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackpool to Clitheroe once a week. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackpool to Clitheroe via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 6) and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central, Buchanan Street (Church Street Buchanan Street) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Primrose, Park Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Blackpool to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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