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Cheap bus tickets and times from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for May 27


Fastest Journey

7 h


7 h 42 m

Buses per day



324 km

Cheap bus tickets from London to Blackpool start from $52 with an average ticket price of $60.

The fastest bus from London to Blackpool takes 7h in comparison to an average duration of 7h 42m and covers a distance of 324 km.

4 buses leave London for Blackpool every day with 1 travelling directly.

National Express
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
National Express
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:10PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
London, Victoria Coach Station
08:50AMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
National Express
London, Victoria Coach Station
07:50AMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from London to Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$45 (€39)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, FlixBus or Megabus

Buses from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles (323 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, FlixBus or Megabus. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $45 (€39), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Blackpool, Central Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express, FlixBus and Megabus from London to Blackpool

You can travel by bus from London to Blackpool with National Express, FlixBus and Megabus for as low as $17 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Blackpool bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

London to Blackpool bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $17
  • National Express frequency: 3 a day

Buses from London to Blackpool

Known for its amusement arcades and vintage wooden rollercoasters, Blackpool Pleasure Beach sits on the Irish Sea coast of England in the north-west. buses depart from London's busy Victoria bus Station headed for Blackpool Central bus Station, covering the 250-mile route in as little as seven hours. National Express offers a mixture of direct and indirect options, usually with one change at Manchester bus Station. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they can expect up to nine departures per day.

Which bus companies travel from London to Blackpool?

Only one company offers buses from London to Blackpool. National Express is the sole provider of coaches, offering numerous direct and indirect departures per day. On board, National Express offers every customer free WiFi, spacious legroom and personal control of their air conditioning.

How long is the bus from London to Blackpool?

The journey time from London to Blackpool varies significantly. Any journey during rush hour takes traffic congestion into consideration. Some routes require a change at Manchester bus Station, although this does not always make the journey longer. Monday to Friday, the fastest journey is the indirect route, leaving London at 7:00 a.m. to arrive in Blackpool for 2:00 p.m, taking just seven hours. Longer journeys can take up to nine hours.

How many buses are there from London to Blackpool?

Each day, passengers can expect between eight and nine buses from London to Blackpool. Of these, there are usually three direct services. Generally, departures are grouped from morning to lunchtime, with one option for overnight travel.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Blackpool?

Departure bus station: All buses from London to Blackpool begin at London Victoria bus Station. Found close to numerous tourist attractions such as Buckingham Palace, the bus station is a short walk from London Victoria train station where passengers can connect to London Underground services and numerous local bus routes. Station facilities are extensive, with numerous shops, cafes and restaurants as well as toilet facilities.

Arrival bus station: Passengers will alight the service at Blackpool Central bus Station. As the name would suggest, the bus station is centrally located, allowing passengers immediate access to numerous attractions. The bus station is just under a mile from Blackpool North train station and just over a mile from Blackpool South train station.

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