London to Blackpool bus

Cheap bus tickets from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Jul 07

Cheapest

22

Average

36

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.

Cheapest
09:00AMLondon7h15 04:15PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
221One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:00PMLondon7h10 07:10PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
281One-way
06:00AMLondon8h30 02:30PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
411One-way
11:30PMLondon9h30 09:00AMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
541One-way

Bus schedule from London to Blackpool

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 7
06:00AMLondon8h30 02:30PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
09:00AMLondon7h15 04:15PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
12:00PMLondon7h10 07:10PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
11:30PMLondon9h30 09:00AMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer

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Bus times from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Jul 07

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

8 h 6 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

324 km

It's difficult to get from London to Blackpool without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:00PMLondon7h10 07:10PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
281One-way
2nd Fastest
09:00AMLondon7h15 04:15PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
221One-way
06:00AMLondon8h30 02:30PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
411One-way
11:30PMLondon9h30 09:00AMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 transfer
541One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$26 (€24)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express

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. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $26 (€24), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $19 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

Bus companies: National Express from London to Blackpool

For as little as $19 (€18) you can travel by bus between London and Blackpool with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

National Express

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

National Express from London to Blackpool bus information:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 8 min
  • Average Price: $19
  • 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.

Travel Tips: Bus to Blackpool from London

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 London to Blackpool.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Blackpool buses for as little as $19 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
The bus price between London and Blackpool is on average $26 (€24)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The bus distance from London to Blackpool is around 200 miles (323 km).
While the time it takes to travel 200 miles (323 km) to Blackpool from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Blackpool bus journey time is on average 7 h 10 min.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Blackpool, Topping Street.

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of London. The most popular arrival bus station in Blackpool, called Blackpool, Topping Street, is located around 0.1 miles (213 m) away from its city center.

For the trip from London to Blackpool you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Blackpool from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of buses departing London for Blackpool is 3 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest bus for this route departs from London at 5: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from London at 10: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from London to Blackpool and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a bus ticket from London to Blackpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $26 (€24) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Blackpool from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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