There are 4 ways to get from Warrington to Blackburn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Blackburn

£14 - £45

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Warrington, Central Station to Wigan, Wallgate 360 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Blackburn

£16 - £24

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Warrington to Blackburn 34.9 miles

£70 - £90

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Warrington to Blackburn 34.9 miles

£5 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Warrington to Blackburn is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warrington to Blackburn is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warrington to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from Warrington Bank Quay and arriving at Blackburn via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Warrington and Blackburn is 25 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Warrington to Blackburn without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £14 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Warrington to Blackburn, including transfers.

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Warrington to Blackburn train services, operated by Virgin Trains, depart from Warrington Bank Quay station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Warrington to Blackburn is 35 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Warrington to Blackburn.

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

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Map of how to get from Warrington to Blackburn.
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  • Distance: 25.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

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

You can take a train from Warrington to Blackburn via Preston in around 1h 9m.

Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
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 Wigan Wallgate to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Central Station to Wigan, Wallgate
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonsownbuses.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Central Station to Wigan, Wallgate
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Network Warrington
Other operators
Taxi from Warrington to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
Warrington Cars
Phone
+44 1925 907 222
Website
warrington-cars.co.uk
Direct Taxi
Phone
+44 1925 244 244
Website
directtaxi.taxi
A1 Taxis Warrington
Phone
+44 1925 488 588
Website
a1taxiswarrington.co.uk
242 Cars
Phone
+44 1925 242 242
Website
242cars.co.uk

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