Cradley Heath to Blackpool by train

  • First train
    06:03
  • Last train
    22:32
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 26m
  • Distance
    160 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 26m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cradley Heath to Blackpool by train

Fast trains from Cradley Heath to Blackpool take around 2 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 160 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cradley Heath and Blackpool.

1. Are there direct trains from Cradley Heath to Blackpool?

Journeys between Cradley Heath and Blackpool usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Cradley Heath 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 15 departures.

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

The Cradley Heath to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Cradley Heath around 06:03 and the last train is around 23:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cradley Heath around 06:21, and the last at 21:59.

When to book Cradley Heath to Blackpool train tickets?

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Which train companies operate between Cradley Heath and Blackpool?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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