Crewe to Blackburn by train

  • First train
    05:44
  • Last train
    00:44
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 7m
  • Distance
    73 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Crewe to Blackburn by train

Fast trains from Crewe to Blackburn take around 1 hour and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crewe and Blackburn.

1. Are there direct trains from Crewe to Blackburn?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Crewe to Blackburn 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.

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

The Crewe to Blackburn train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackburn is usually scheduled to depart Crewe around 05:44 and the last train is around 00:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crewe around 05:57, and the last at 00:44.

When to book Crewe to Blackburn 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 Crewe to Blackburn by train.

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Which train companies operate between Crewe and Blackburn?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Transport for Wales
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Blackburn to Crewe 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.

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