Blackpool to Perth by train

  • First train
    06:19
  • Last train
    20:00
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 26m
  • Distance
    291 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 54m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Blackpool to Perth by train

Fast trains from Blackpool to Perth take around 4 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 291 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackpool and Perth.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackpool to Perth?

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

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Blackpool to Perth 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 47 departures.

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

The Blackpool to Perth train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Perth is usually scheduled to depart Blackpool around 06:19 and the last train is around 19:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackpool around 06:11, and the last at 20:00.

When to book Blackpool to Perth 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 Blackpool to Perth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackpool and Perth?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail
  • 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.