How to travel from Blackpool to Birmingham

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Travel Information between Blackpool and Birmingham

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€13) • 3 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€26) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 104 miles (167 km) to Birmingham from Blackpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Blackpool to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Blackpool to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham 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 Blackpool to Birmingham.
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There are 4 ways that you can travel from Blackpool to Birmingham. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Birmingham from Blackpool is by taking a bus, which costs on average $14 (€13).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:

A bus is $14 (€13) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Blackpool to Birmingham costing on average $28 (€26).

The fastest way to get to Birmingham from Blackpool is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Birmingham can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 45 min.

The distance from Blackpool to Birmingham is approximately 104 miles (167 km).

The average frequency per day from Blackpool to Birmingham is:

  • Around 3 buses per day.
  • 28 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Blackpool to Birmingham as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Blackpool to Birmingham:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Blackpool, Topping Street to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers board their train from Blackpool North and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Blackpool to Birmingham:

  • You can travel from Blackpool to Birmingham by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $14 (€13) with National Express from Blackpool to Birmingham.
  • You can travel to Birmingham from Blackpool by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $28 (€26) with Avanti West Coast from Blackpool to Birmingham.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Blackpool to Birmingham often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Blackpool and Birmingham itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Birmingham and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Blackpool to Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $14 (€13) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $28 (€26) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Blackpool to Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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