Blackburn to Manchester Airport by train

  • First train
    06:16
  • Last train
    23:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 13m
  • Distance
    45 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    64
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Blackburn to Manchester Airport by train

Fast trains from Blackburn to Manchester Airport take around 1 hour and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 45 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackburn and Manchester Airport.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackburn to Manchester Airport?

Journeys between Blackburn and Manchester Airport usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 67 departures on the route from Blackburn to Manchester Airport 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 69 departures.

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

The Blackburn to Manchester Airport train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester Airport is usually scheduled to depart Blackburn around 06:16 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackburn around 06:16, and the last at 23:17.

When to book Blackburn to Manchester Airport 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 Manchester Airport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackburn and Manchester Airport?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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.