Thornaby to Blackpool by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 35m
  • Distance
    143 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Thornaby to Blackpool by train

Fast trains from Thornaby to Blackpool take around 3 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 143 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Thornaby and Blackpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Thornaby to Blackpool?

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

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Thornaby 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 35 departures.

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

The Thornaby to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Thornaby around 07:26 and the last train is around 21:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Thornaby around 06:27, and the last at 22:13.

When to book Thornaby 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 Thornaby to Blackpool by train.

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Which train companies operate between Thornaby and Blackpool?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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.