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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Blackpool

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£10 (€12)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Blackpool cover the 104 miles (167 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £10, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Blackpool.

Coach companies: National Express Birmingham to Blackpool

National Express coaches will get you to Blackpool from Birmingham from £8. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Blackpool coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

  • Average Price: £8

National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Birmingham and Blackpool and when travelling by coach:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from Birmingham to Blackpool

National Express buses from Birmingham to Blackpool leave from Birmingham Coach Station nine times a day and seven days a week. The first bus leaves at 3:20 a.m. and the last bus is at 7:30 p.m. on weekdays and 7:00 p.m. at weekends. Services are mostly direct with an average journey time of 3 hours and 45 minutes. Prices start at £10.70 for a one-way ticket.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Birmingham to Blackpool?

Departure Station: Birmingham Coach Station is located approximately 0.7 miles to the East of Birmingham city centre and takes around 15 minutes to reach on foot.

Arrival Station: Blackpool Central Coach Station is in a central location. From there you can walk to Blackpool Tower, the shopping centre, or the beach in under 5 minutes.

Travel Tips: Coach to Blackpool from Birmingham

Take the bus 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 Birmingham to Blackpool.

How much do cheap coach tickets to Blackpool from Birmingham cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Birmingham to Blackpool to cost as little as £8  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of coach tickets between Birmingham and Blackpool?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket between Birmingham and Blackpool is £10  one way.

How many miles is it from Birmingham to Blackpool by coach?

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

How long does it take from Birmingham to Blackpool by coach?

While the time it takes to travel 104 miles (167 km) from Birmingham to Blackpool can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Birmingham to Blackpool is on average 4 h 15 min.

What station does the Birmingham to Blackpool coach leave from? Which Blackpool coach station do I come into from Birmingham?

When departing from Birmingham, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your trip in coach stations like Blackpool, Blackpool, Topping Street and Blackpool, Central Coach Station.

Omio customers book a coach from Birmingham New Street   to Blackpool   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure coach station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival coach station in Blackpool located?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Blackpool and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (936 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Blackpool.

Which coach companies can take me to Blackpool from Birmingham?

If you're looking for coaches from Birmingham to Blackpool, you can rely on National Express to get you to Blackpool. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Birmingham to Blackpool journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

What are the first and last departure coach times from Birmingham to Blackpool?

The earliest coach departing from Birmingham to Blackpool leaves at 09: 00. The last coach departing from Birmingham to Blackpool leaves at 09: 00. You can find the latest Birmingham to Blackpool coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book Birmingham to Blackpool coach tickets to get the best deals?

If you book a coach ticket between Birmingham and Blackpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £10 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Blackpool from Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.