Derby to Blackburn by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:56
  • Last train
    22:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 34m

Travelling from Derby to Blackburn by train

Fast trains from Derby to Blackburn take around 2 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 114 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Blackburn.

Are there direct trains from Derby to Blackburn?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Derby to Blackburn 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 24 departures.

How long is the train journey from Derby to Blackburn?

The Derby to Blackburn train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Derby to Blackburn train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Blackburn is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 05:56 and the last train is around 22:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 06:38, and the last at 22:39.

When to book Derby 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 Derby to Blackburn by train.

Which train companies operate between Derby and Blackburn?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • 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 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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