Glasgow to Blackpool by train
Travelling from Glasgow to Blackpool by train
Fast trains from Glasgow to Blackpool take around 2 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 243 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Blackpool.
1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Blackpool?
Journeys between Glasgow and Blackpool usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Glasgow 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 38 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Blackpool?
The Glasgow to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Glasgow to Blackpool train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:28 and the last train is around 20:10.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:22, and the last at 20:08.
What's the Glasgow to Blackpool train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Glasgow to Blackpool are $14.75.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $34, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Blackpool by train.
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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Blackpool?
More than one train company operates on the route from Glasgow to Blackpool, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- 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.
Blackpool to Glasgow by train