Blackburn to Salford by train

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    33 kilometres
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Travelling from Blackburn to Salford by train

Fast trains from Blackburn to Salford take around 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Blackburn and Salford.

1. Are there direct trains from Blackburn to Salford?

Direct trains from Blackburn to Salford have been found.

We usually find around 46 direct trains on the route from Blackburn to Salford every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 42 departures.

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

The Blackburn to Salford train travel time is normally about 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Salford is usually scheduled to depart Blackburn around 06:15 and the last train is around 23:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Blackburn around 06:16, and the last at 23:17.

When to book Blackburn to Salford 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 Blackburn to Salford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Blackburn and Salford?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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.