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There are 9 ways to get from Hitchin to Blackpool by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Preston

$141 - $233

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Bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Hitchin to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Blackpool National Express

$25 - $33

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North

$96 - $142

Train West Midlands  •  8h 10m

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

$92 - $127

Drive  •  3h 33m

  1. Drive from Hitchin to Blackpool 212.1 miles

$45 - $70

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Finsbury Park
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$105 - $309

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$103 - $236

Train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge
  2. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$84 - $288

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Hitchin to Finsbury Park
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  4. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Blackpool North

$110 - $259

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hitchin to Blackpool is to bus which costs £19 - £26 and takes 7h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Hitchin to Blackpool is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hitchin to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Hitchin and arriving at Blackpool via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hitchin to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Hitchin and arriving at Blackpool North via London Euston and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Hitchin and Blackpool is 174 miles. The road distance is 212.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Blackpool without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs £100 - £180.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Hitchin to Blackpool, including transfers.

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Hitchin to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hitchin station.

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Hitchin to Blackpool train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Hitchin station.

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The best way to get from Hitchin to Blackpool is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs £100 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £26 and takes 7h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Hitchin to Blackpool.
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  • Distance: 174 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

You can take a train from Hitchin to Blackpool via London St Pancras International LL, London Euston, and Preston in around 3h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hitchin to Blackpool via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 in around 7h 25m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hitchin to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Blackpool
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Hitchin to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackpool station.

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Hitchin to Blackpool train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Preston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hitchin to Blackpool is 212 miles. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Hitchin to Blackpool.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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