You can get from Manchester to Blackpool by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||40 miles (65 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$7 - $11|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $7 (€6) • 1 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $11 (€9) • 1 h 13 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Northern Rail|
Take a bus or train to travel 40 miles (65 km) to Blackpool from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Manchester to Blackpool.
There are 2 ways to get from Manchester to Blackpool: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Blackpool is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $7 (€6) compared to other travel options to Blackpool:
Taking a bus is about $4 (€3) less than taking a train, which costs on average $11 (€9) for this trip.
The fastest way to get to Blackpool from Manchester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 13 min.
Other travel options to Blackpool can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 1 h 20 min on average.
The distance is approximately 40 miles (65 km) from Manchester to Blackpool.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Blackpool is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Manchester and Blackpool as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Manchester to Blackpool:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Blackpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Blackpool with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Blackpool tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
When planning your trip from Manchester to Blackpool, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Blackpool online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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