Trains from Swansea to Blackpool

Swansea to Blackpool train information

Swansea Blackpool train map

Train duration 6h49m
Arrival Blackpool, England
Departure Swansea, Wales
Distance 157 Miles
Train operators Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £29.00
Average train price £47.00
  • The trip between Swansea, located in Wales and Blackpool, situated in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following train companies: Great Western Railway.
  • There are 157 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Swansea to Blackpool is around 6h49m. Train travel is most of the time the quickest way to travel to Blackpool from Swansea, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or taking the plane.
  • We found trains from £29.00 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares will change depending on the day and hour of travel and how far in advance you purchase your ticket.

Best prices for Swansea to Blackpool train tickets

from £29.00 MORE 5h52m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £12.90 MORE 9h48m

Swansea - Blackpool prices calendar

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Best prices for Swansea to Blackpool trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Swansea and Blackpool by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Blackpool to Swansea and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Swansea
Blackpool
North
£46.00 11/12/2019 19:00 2 days ago
Swansea
Blackpool
North
£52.20 11/12/2019 17:49 2 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Swansea Blackpool train

Discount Swansea - Blackpool train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to spend less for your Swansea Blackpool train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are different types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to evaluate how many trips you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

    For your evaluation, you need to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, how much you're saving on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Swansea Blackpool ticket is £46.84 (1).

    Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £46.84: £88/£46.84 = 1.88. It will take you approximately 2 trips from Blackpool to Swansea (one way journey) with your railcard to be profitable.

  • The price to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most train fares for an entire year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Swansea to Blackpool train £46.84 £31.23 £15.61 1.88

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare