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from Edinburgh to Blackpool

You can get from Edinburgh to Blackpool by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Edinburgh to Blackpool on Oct 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:52AMEdinburgh Waverley2h53 11:45AMBlackpool North
1 changes
$771One-way
Cheapest
08:20AMEdinburgh10h30 06:50PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
$341One-way
Other options
10:52AMEdinburgh Waverley2h54 01:46PMBlackpool North
1 changes
$771One-way
08:12AMEdinburgh Waverley3h15 11:27AMBlackpool North
1 changes
$941One-way
10:12AMEdinburgh Waverley3h08 01:20PMBlackpool North
1 changes
$941One-way

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Wed
Oct 20
$77Avanti West Coast
$34National Express
Thu
Oct 21
$77Avanti West Coast
$34National Express
Fri
Oct 22
$65Avanti West Coast
$64National Express
Sat
Oct 23
$94Avanti West Coast
$64National Express
Sun
Oct 24
$60Avanti West Coast
$64National Express
Mon
Oct 25
$31Avanti West Coast
$39National Express
Tue
Oct 26
$31Avanti West Coast
$30National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$51Avanti West Coast
$39National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$31Avanti West Coast
$38National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$60Avanti West Coast
$64National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$51Avanti West Coast
$64National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$60Avanti West Coast
$65National Express
Mon
Nov 1
$31Avanti West Coast
$22National Express
Tue
Nov 2
$32Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$31Avanti West Coast
$22National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$31Avanti West Coast
$22National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$50Avanti West Coast
$26National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$32Avanti West Coast
$25National Express
Mon
Nov 8
$31Avanti West Coast
$25National Express

Travel Information from Edinburgh to Blackpool

distanceDistance147 miles (237 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
carriersPopular travel companiesAvanti West Coast

Travel 147 miles (237 km) by train from Edinburgh to Blackpool. Avanti West Coast is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Blackpool.

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FAQs
How do I travel from Edinburgh to Blackpool?

You can go from Edinburgh to Blackpool by train.

What is the fastest way to travel between Edinburgh and Blackpool?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Blackpool from Edinburgh with an average travel time for this journey around 1 h 5 min.

How many miles from Edinburgh to Blackpool would I travel?

The distance from Edinburgh to Blackpool is approximately 147 miles (237 km).

How many services a day are there between Edinburgh and Blackpool?

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Blackpool is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Edinburgh to Blackpool as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Edinburgh and Blackpool, what are the departure and arrival points in Edinburgh and Blackpool?

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

  • Most travelers catch their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Blackpool North.
Who can get me from Edinburgh to Blackpool?

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

  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Blackpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Edinburgh to Blackpool tickets on Omio for $59 (€48).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Edinburgh to Blackpool?
Omio customers who travel from Edinburgh to Blackpool often also extend their vacation to go to Manchester, London or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Blackpool and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I book a ticket from Edinburgh to Blackpool online to score the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost on average $59 (€48) one way.

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

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