There are 4 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Blackburn

$12 - $32

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Line 41 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 41 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 39) to Blackburn, Barbara Castle Way 59 / ...

$13

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from City of Lancaster to Blackburn 30 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Blackburn 30 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street and arriving at Blackburn, Barbara Castle Way via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 39). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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No, there is no direct train from City of Lancaster to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Blackburn via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between City of Lancaster and Blackburn is 24 miles. The road distance is 30 miles.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £8 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn, including transfers.

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City of Lancaster to Blackburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach Lancaster, depart from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street station.

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City of Lancaster to Blackburn train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Lancaster station.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £8 - £25. Alternatively, you can line 41 bus and bus, which costs £11 and takes 2 h.

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Map of how to get from City of Lancaster to Blackburn.
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  • Distance: 24.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Blackburn, England?

You can take a train from City of Lancaster to Blackburn via Preston in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Blackburn via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 39) in around 2 h.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Northern Rail
Bus operators
Stagecoach Lancaster
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 39) to Blackburn, Barbara Castle Way
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) to Blackburn, Barton Street
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from City of Lancaster to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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City of Lancaster to Blackburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Blackburn, Barbara Castle Way station.

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City of Lancaster to Blackburn train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Blackburn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between City of Lancaster to Blackburn is 30 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from City of Lancaster to Blackburn.

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