There are 5 ways to get from Telford to Blackburn by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 18 min

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

$65 - $118

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Line 891 bus, night bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 891 bus from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) to Wolverhampton Bus Station 891
  2. Take the night bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Blackburn National Express

$20 - $24

3 alternative options

Line 5 bus, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 5
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Blackburn

$48 - $79

Train, line 481 bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 481 bus from Bury Interchange to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station) 481

$53 - $73

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Telford to Blackburn 99.5 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Telford to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) and arriving at Blackburn via Wolverhampton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Telford to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Telford Central and arriving at Blackburn via Wolverhampton and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Telford and Blackburn is 75 miles. The road distance is 99.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Telford to Blackburn without a car is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Telford to Blackburn, including transfers.

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Telford to Blackburn bus services, operated by Banga Travel, depart from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) station.

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Telford to Blackburn train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Wolverhampton station.

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Telford to Blackburn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackburn station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Telford to Blackburn is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Telford to Blackburn.

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  • Distance: 74.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Telford to Blackburn via Wolverhampton and Preston in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
Train from Stafford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury Interchange to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Banga Travel
Phone
+44 1902 459003
Bus from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) to Wolverhampton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
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
Night bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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