There are 6 ways to get from Preston to Blackburn by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, Lancaster Road and arriving at Blackburn, Barbara Castle Way. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Preston and arriving at Blackburn. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.
The distance between Preston and Blackburn is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.4 miles.
The best way to get from Preston to Blackburn without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs .
The train from Preston to Blackburn takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Preston to Blackburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Preston City Centre, Lancaster Road station.
Preston to Blackburn train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Preston station.
The best way to get from Preston to Blackburn is to train which takes 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 min.
Preston to Blackburn bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Blackburn, Barbara Castle Way station.
Preston to Blackburn train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Blackburn station.
What companies run services between Preston, England and Blackburn, England?
Northern Rail operates a train from Preston to Blackburn hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Preston to Blackburn hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 28 min. The Blackburn Bus Company also services this route every 30 minutes.
Train from Preston to Blackburn
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- Estimated price
- $4 - $7
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Rideshare from Preston to Blackburn
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Preston to Blackburn is 10 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Preston to Blackburn.
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