There are 4 ways to get from Workington to Blackpool by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Preston

$53 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus, line 42 bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Workington to Galgate National Express
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Southbound) to Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road 42

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Workington to Preston

$41 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Workington to Blackpool 105.9 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Workington to Blackpool is to bus and line 42 bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Workington to Blackpool is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Workington and Blackpool is 61 miles. The road distance is 105.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Workington to Blackpool, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Workington to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Workington and arriving at Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road via Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Southbound). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Workington to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Workington and arriving at Blackpool North via Carlisle and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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

You can take a train from Workington to Blackpool via Carlisle and Preston in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Workington to Blackpool via Galgate and Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Southbound) in around 4 h 8 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Workington to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Workington to Preston
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Galgate, Crossroads (Crossroads A6 Southbound) to Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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