How to travel from Bristol to Blackpool

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Travel Information between Bristol and Blackpool

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $76
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $3 (€3) • 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $3 (€3) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 164 miles (264 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Bristol to Blackpool. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). 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 Bristol to Blackpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bristol to Blackpool

Travel 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 Bristol to Blackpool.

You can travel from Bristol to Blackpool 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Blackpool is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Blackpool:

A flight is generally $32 (€30) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $35 (€33) from Bristol to Blackpool.

Taking a flight is usually $73 (€67) less than taking a train to Blackpool, which costs on average $76 (€70) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Bristol to Blackpool is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Blackpool that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Blackpool by bus can take on average 6 h 25 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 41 min.

You should expect to travel around 164 miles (264 km) between Bristol and Blackpool.

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Blackpool is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bristol to Blackpool 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 from Bristol to Blackpool:

  • Buses from Bristol to Blackpool most often leave from Bristol, City Centre and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Blackpool North.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bristol to Blackpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Blackpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Bristol to Blackpool tickets on Omio for $35 (€33).
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to Blackpool by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Bristol to Blackpool for $76 (€70).
Looking to extend your trip from Bristol to Blackpool? Many Omio customers who go from Bristol to Blackpool usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Manchester, London or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore Manchester, London or Glasgow from Blackpool, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Bristol to Blackpool, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $35 (€33) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $3 (€3) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $76 (€70) one way.

But we recommend booking Bristol to Blackpool tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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