There are 6 ways to get from Norwich to Blackburn by train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Blackburn

£54 - £75

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Drive  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Norwich to Blackburn 223.4 miles

£35 - £55

Fly Norwich to Manchester, train  •  4h 20m

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn

£67 - £169

Fly Norwich to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) NWI - LBA
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Blackburn

£152 - £568

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

£118 - £319

Train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Cambridge
  2. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  3. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn

£78 - £247

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Blackburn is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Blackburn is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Blackburn via Peterborough and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between Norwich and Blackburn is 176 miles. The road distance is 223.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Blackburn without a car is to train which takes 5h 49m and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Norwich to Blackburn, including transfers.

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Norwich to Blackburn train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Norwich station.

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

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Norwich to Blackburn train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Blackburn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norwich to Blackburn is 223 miles. It takes approximately 4h 5m to drive from Norwich to Blackburn.

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  • Distance: 175.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between Norwich, England and Blackburn, England?

You can take a train from Norwich to Blackburn via Peterborough and Leeds in around 5h 49m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £230
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £22
Off-Peak Single
£29 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £65
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£24 - £35
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
London Overground
Train from Norwich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
London Overground

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Loganair offers flights from Norwich Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 322+ hotels available in Blackburn. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Norwich Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3.

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