How to travel from London to Blackpool

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from London to Blackpool

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

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To get from London to Blackpool on Aug 20 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:45AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h10 10:55AMLeeds Bradford International Airport
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1371One-way
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11:30PMLondon9h30 09:00AMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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641One-way
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11:00AMLondon8h00 07:00PMBlackpool, Central Coach Station
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781One-way
02:30PMLondon Heathrow Airport2h45 05:15PMManchester Airport
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3931One-way
11:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport5h00 04:05PMManchester Airport
1 transfer
5381One-way

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Travel Information to Blackpool from London

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$59 - $98
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $59 (€54) • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $96 (€89) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 200 miles (323 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Blackpool from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $59 (€54). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from London to Blackpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from London 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 London to Blackpool.
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There are 4 travel options from London to Blackpool: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from London to Blackpool is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $59 (€54) compared to other travel options to Blackpool:

Taking a bus is usually $37 (€34) less than taking a flight to Blackpool, which costs on average $96 (€89) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $40 (€37) less than taking a train, which costs on average $98 (€91) for this trip.

The quickest way to travel to Blackpool from London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Blackpool by train can take on average 2 h 46 min.

The distance from London to Blackpool is approximately 200 miles (323 km).

The average frequency per day from London to Blackpool is:

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

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Blackpool from London 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 London to Blackpool:

  • Trains most often depart from London at London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool at Blackpool North.

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

  • You can take a bus from London to Blackpool with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $59 (€54) with National Express from London to Blackpool.
  • You can take a flight from London to Blackpool with British Airways. Cheap tickets can be found for $96 (€89) with British Airways from London to Blackpool.
  • You can go to Blackpool from London by train with Avanti West Coast. You'll see cheap train tickets for $98 (€91) with Avanti West Coast from London to Blackpool on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Blackpool with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with Avanti West Coast with 4 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Blackpool as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from London to Blackpool.

Omio customers who travel from London to Blackpool often also extend their vacation to go to Manchester, Glasgow or Liverpool. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Blackpool and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from London to Blackpool, 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 $59 (€54) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $96 (€89) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $98 (€91) one way on average.

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

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