Bath to Blackpool by train

  • First train
    06:09
  • Last train
    22:47
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 16m
  • Distance
    272 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 39m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bath to Blackpool by train

Fast trains from Bath to Blackpool take around 4 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 272 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bath and Blackpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Bath to Blackpool?

Journeys between Bath and Blackpool usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Bath to Blackpool every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bath to Blackpool?

The Bath to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bath to Blackpool train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Bath around 06:09 and the last train is around 22:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bath around 07:08, and the last at 22:37.

When to book Bath to Blackpool train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bath to Blackpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bath and Blackpool?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bath to Blackpool, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.