Stafford to Blackpool by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Stafford to Blackpool by train
Fast trains from Stafford to Blackpool take around 1 hour and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 126 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stafford and Blackpool.
1. Are there direct trains from Stafford to Blackpool?
Journeys between Stafford and Blackpool usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Stafford 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 30 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Stafford to Blackpool?
The Stafford to Blackpool train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Stafford to Blackpool train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Blackpool is usually scheduled to depart Stafford around 06:28 and the last train is around 22:37.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stafford around 06:28, and the last at 21:52.
What's the Stafford to Blackpool train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Stafford to Blackpool are $13.72.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $13 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $15. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Stafford 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 Stafford to Blackpool by train.
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Which train companies operate between Stafford and Blackpool?
More than one train company operates on the route from Stafford to Blackpool, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- First TransPennine Express
- London Midland
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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