Carlisle to Blackpool by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:44
  • Last train
    23:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 37m

Travelling from Carlisle to Blackpool by train

Fast trains from Carlisle to Blackpool take around 1 hour and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 123 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Carlisle and Blackpool.

Are there direct trains from Carlisle to Blackpool?

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

We usually find around 55 departures on the route from Carlisle to Blackpool every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Carlisle to Blackpool?

The Carlisle to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Carlisle to Blackpool train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Carlisle around 06:50 and the last train is around 23:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Carlisle around 05:44, and the last at 20:18.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Carlisle 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 Carlisle to Blackpool by train.

Which train companies operate between Carlisle and Blackpool?

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

  • 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.

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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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