Manchester to Blackpool bus

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

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16

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16

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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01:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 02:30PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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161One-way
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05:40PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 07:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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161One-way
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10:40AMManchester, Coach Station1h20 12:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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161One-way

Bus schedule from Manchester to Blackpool

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10:40AMManchester, Coach Station1h20 12:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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01:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 02:30PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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05:40PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 07:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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Bus times from Manchester to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 20 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

65 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Manchester for Blackpool every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
01:10PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 02:30PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
0 transfers
161One-way
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05:40PMManchester, Coach Station1h20 07:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
0 transfers
161One-way
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10:40AMManchester, Coach Station1h20 12:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
0 transfers
161One-way

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Overview: Bus from Manchester to Blackpool

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€11)
frequencyBus frequency5 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 5 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Manchester to Blackpool cover the 40 miles (65 km) long route taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $12 (€11), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $7 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

Bus providers: National Express from Manchester to Blackpool

Find the best buses between Manchester and Blackpool with Omio's travel partners National Express from $7 (€7). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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 Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $8

Travel Tips: Bus to Blackpool from Manchester

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 Manchester to Blackpool.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Manchester and Blackpool for the next 7 days starting from $7 (€7)  one way.
The Manchester to Blackpool bus ticket price is on average $12 (€11)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 40 miles (65 km)  from Manchester to Blackpool by bus.
On average the Manchester to Blackpool bus travel time is 1 h 20 min  for the 40 miles (65 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Manchester bus stations to Blackpool you can start your journey from include Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Blackpool include Blackpool, Topping Street, Blackpool, Talbot Road / Dickson Road and Blackpool, Abingdon Street / Deansgate.

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

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Blackpool, Topping Street and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (213 m) from the bus station to the city center in Blackpool.

For the best Manchester to Blackpool bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from Manchester to Blackpool to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 5 direct buses per day from Manchester to Blackpool, and you can find a direct bus for this journey with National Express  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
On average, there are 5 buses a day from Manchester to Blackpool. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus departing from Manchester to Blackpool leaves at 4: 55 AM. The last bus departing from Manchester to Blackpool leaves at 11: 09 PM. You can find the latest Manchester to Blackpool bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book the Manchester to Blackpool bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $12 (€11). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Manchester 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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