The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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5 h 34 m
8 h 2 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Edinburgh for Blackpool every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||147 miles (237 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$40 (€38)|
|Bus providers||National Express|
Buses from Edinburgh to Blackpool cover the 147 miles (237 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $29 (€27), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.
Find the best buses between Edinburgh and Blackpool with Omio's travel partners National Express from $29 (€27). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Blackpool from Edinburgh, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
When departing from Edinburgh, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, York Place (Stop YJ). When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your trip in bus stations like Blackpool, Topping Street, Blackpool, Talbot Road / Dickson Road and Blackpool, Abingdon Street / Deansgate.
Omio customers book a bus from Edinburgh Waverley to Blackpool, Topping Street most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Blackpool most often arrive at Blackpool, Topping Street and need to travel around 0.1 miles (213 m) from this bus station to the city center.
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