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Blackburn to Lancaster by train

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    21:03
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    41m
  • Distance
    40 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    54
  • Avg. journey time
    55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Blackburn to Lancaster by train

Fast trains from Blackburn to Lancaster take around 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 40 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackburn and Lancaster.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackburn to Lancaster?

Journeys between Blackburn and Lancaster usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 54 departures on the route from Blackburn to Lancaster 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 56 departures.

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

The Blackburn to Lancaster train travel time is normally about 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Lancaster is usually scheduled to depart Blackburn around 06:02 and the last train is around 23:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackburn around 06:02, and the last at 22:30.

When to book Blackburn to Lancaster 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 Lancaster by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackburn and Lancaster?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • 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.

Lancaster to Blackburn by train

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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.