Glasgow to Blackpool bus

Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Cheapest

20

Average

28

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.

Flixbus
07:30AMGlasgow3h50 11:20AMBlackpool
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201One-way
Megabus
08:00AMGlasgow3h30 11:30AMBlackpool
0 transfers
371One-way

Bus schedule from Glasgow to Blackpool

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Flixbus
07:30AMGlasgow3h50 11:20AMBlackpool
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Megabus
08:00AMGlasgow3h30 11:30AMBlackpool
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Bus times from Glasgow to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 15

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

3 h 40 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

241 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Glasgow for Blackpool every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
08:00AMGlasgow3h30 11:30AMBlackpool
0 transfers
371One-way
Flixbus
07:30AMGlasgow3h50 11:20AMBlackpool
0 transfers
201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Glasgow to Blackpool

distanceDistance149 miles (240 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$33 (€31)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Northern Rail, Megabus UK or FlixBus

Buses from Glasgow to Blackpool cover the 149 miles (240 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express, Northern Rail, Megabus UK or FlixBus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $33 (€31), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

Bus companies: National Express, Northern Rail (3) and FlixBus from Glasgow to Blackpool

Buy your official National Express, Northern Rail (3) and FlixBus bus tickets to Blackpool from Glasgow from $16 (€14) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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Northern Rail (3)

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Bus information from Glasgow to Blackpool with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 44 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

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 between Glasgow and Blackpool, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    Northern Trains is a publicly owned bus operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter buses across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 bus companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern buses: Standard.

      Travel Tips: Bus to Blackpool from Glasgow

      Take the bus to Blackpool easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Blackpool.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Glasgow to Blackpool to cost as little as $16 (€14)  in the next 7 days.
      If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Glasgow to Blackpool bus price to come in at an average of $33 (€31)  one way.
      You should expect to travel around 149 miles (240 km)  between Glasgow and Blackpool by bus.
      On average the Glasgow to Blackpool bus time is 3 h 50 min  covering the 149 miles (240 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      When departing from Glasgow, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow. 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 Glasgow Central   to Blackpool, Topping Street   most frequently for this route.

      Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) 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.

      For the route from Glasgow to Blackpool you can take a bus with National Express, Northern Rail, Megabus UK or FlixBus. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Glasgow to Blackpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      Yes, there are direct buses to Blackpool from Glasgow, and you can find a direct bus for this route with Flixbus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
      On average, there are 2 buses a day from Glasgow to Blackpool. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The earliest bus for this route departs from Glasgow at 7: 30 AM. The last bus leaves from Glasgow at 10: 45 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Glasgow to Blackpool and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
      If you buy the Glasgow to Blackpool bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $33 (€31). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Glasgow to Blackpool. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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