Motherwell to Blackpool by train

  • First train
    06:04
  • Last train
    23:22
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 38m
  • Distance
    231 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 33m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Motherwell to Blackpool by train

Fast trains from Motherwell to Blackpool take around 2 hours and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 231 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Motherwell and Blackpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Motherwell to Blackpool?

Journeys between Motherwell and Blackpool usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Motherwell 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 27 departures.

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

The Motherwell to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Motherwell around 06:04 and the last train is around 23:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Motherwell around 06:04, and the last at 19:29.

When to book Motherwell 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 Motherwell to Blackpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Motherwell and Blackpool?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • 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.