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Cheap coach tickets from Birmingham to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr


The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Birmingham to Blackpool is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Birmingham to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m


5 h 10 m

Buses per day



167 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Birmingham for Blackpool every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Blackpool

distanceDistance104 miles
durationAverage coach duration4 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Blackpool cover the 104 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Blackpool, Central Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express Birmingham to Blackpool

For as little as £12 you can travel by coach between Birmingham and Blackpool with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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.

Coach information from Birmingham to Blackpool with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

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.

FAQs: Birmingham to Blackpool coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Birmingham to Blackpool with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Blackpool.
Cheap coach tickets from Birmingham to Blackpool can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Birmingham to Blackpool is £18; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Birmingham to Blackpool is 4 h 15 min   to travel the 104 mile long route, with around there are 4 coaches per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Birmingham to Blackpool leaves at 09: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Birmingham to Blackpool leaves at 23: 00.
There are 4 coaches a day from Birmingham to Blackpool which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
When taking a coach from Birmingham to Blackpool, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Blackpool. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Blackpool from Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Herald Rd (Birmingham Airport Coach Park) and Birmingham, Brunel Street. When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your trip in coach stations like Blackpool, Central Coach Station, Blackpool, Talbot Road / Dickson Road and Blackpool, Abingdon Street / Deansgate.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Birmingham, Coach Station, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Blackpool, Central Coach Station, located 0.4 miles (721 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Birmingham to Blackpool is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Blackpool from Birmingham including taking a train or coach.

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