There are 6 ways to get from Burnley to Accrington by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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  •  8 min

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  25 min

  1. 6.9 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  39 min

  1. 9 / ...

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. 6.8 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  9 min

  1. 6.8 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 1 min

  1. 6.3 miles

What companies run services between Burnley, England and Accrington, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Burnley to Accrington hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Transdev Burnley & Pendl operates a bus from Burnley to Accrington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 39 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Clifton Street to Accrington, Bradshaw Street East
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
B & N Coaches
Phone
01282 428147
Email
info@bncoaches.co.uk
Website
bncoaches.co.uk
Bus from Accrington Road, Unity WMC (Rossendale Road) to Hillock Vale, Alice Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bncoaches.co.uk
Boomerang Travel Ltd
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Hillock Vale, William Street (Penny House Lane)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Burnley to Accrington
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Burnley to Accrington
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Burnley and Accrington is 9 km. The road distance is 11 km.

The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Accrington is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Burnley to Accrington is to train which takes 8 min and costs £2 - £3.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Accrington. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burnley, Clifton Street and arriving at Accrington, Bradshaw Street East. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

The train from Burnley Manchester Road to Accrington takes 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.