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Blackburn to Bristol by train

  • First train
    06:12
  • Last train
    00:23
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 47m
  • Distance
    249 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Blackburn to Bristol by train

Fast trains from Blackburn to Bristol take around 3 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 249 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackburn and Bristol.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackburn to Bristol?

Journeys between Blackburn and Bristol usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Blackburn to Bristol every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 42 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Blackburn to Bristol?

The Blackburn to Bristol train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Blackburn to Bristol train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bristol is usually scheduled to depart Blackburn around 06:12 and the last train is around 23:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackburn around 06:12, and the last at 00:23.

When to book Blackburn to Bristol 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 Blackburn to Bristol by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackburn and Bristol?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • 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.