There are 4 ways to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Middlesbrough

$62 - $95

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Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility to Durham, Bus Station B66
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 X12

$45

2 alternative options

Line 42 bus, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Abingdon Street to Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Northbound) 42
  2. Take the bus from Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Northbound) to Richmond, Friary Gardens (War Memorial) 830
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Friary Gardens (War Memorial) to Darlington, Town Hall X26 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Stockton, High Street Stand O (DSS Office) X66 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Stockton, High Street Stand R (Opp Taxi Rank) to Middlesbrough, Town Hall 13 / ...

$46

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Middlesbrough 119.9 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackpool to Middlesbrough station. However, there are services departing from Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility and arriving at Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 via Durham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackpool to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Blackpool North and arriving at Middlesbrough via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Blackpool and Middlesbrough is 91 miles. The road distance is 119.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough without a car is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough, including transfers.

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Blackpool to Middlesbrough bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, depart from Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility station.

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Blackpool to Middlesbrough train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackpool North station.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs £45 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 and takes 4 h 54 min.

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Blackpool to Middlesbrough bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11.

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Blackpool to Middlesbrough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Middlesbrough station.

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Map of how to get from Blackpool to Middlesbrough.
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  • Distance: 90.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Blackpool to Middlesbrough via Manchester Piccadilly in around 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackpool to Middlesbrough via Durham, Bus Station in around 4 h 54 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Richmond, Friary Gardens (War Memorial) to Darlington, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Stockton, High Street Stand O (DSS Office)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Lancaster
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Abingdon Street to Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Northbound)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Northbound) to Richmond, Friary Gardens (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Procter's
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Richmond, Friary Gardens (War Memorial) to Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Stagecoach on Teesside
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockton, High Street Stand R (Opp Taxi Rank) to Middlesbrough, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Tees Valley Stage Carriage
Phone
+44 1642 440809
Email
mail@stagecarriage.co.uk
Website
stagecarriage.co.uk
Bus from Stockton, High Street Stand F (Spencer Market) to Middlesbrough, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Tees Valley Stage Carriage

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