Birkenhead to Blackpool by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:09
  • Last train
    23:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 41m

Travelling from Birkenhead to Blackpool by train

Fast trains from Birkenhead to Blackpool take around 1 hour and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 44 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birkenhead and Blackpool.

Are there direct trains from Birkenhead to Blackpool?

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Birkenhead to Blackpool 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 17 departures.

How long is the train journey from Birkenhead to Blackpool?

The Birkenhead to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Birkenhead to Blackpool train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Birkenhead around 06:09 and the last train is around 22:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birkenhead around 07:04, and the last at 23:34.

When to book Birkenhead 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 Birkenhead to Blackpool by train.

Which train companies operate between Birkenhead and Blackpool?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Merseyrail
  • 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.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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