The cheapest buses from Cardiff to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£32

Average

£38

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cardiff to Blackpool will cost around £ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 32.

Cheapest
10:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h25 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£321One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens10h10 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
2 changes
£351One-way
03:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens10h10 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
2 changes
£481One-way

Timetable Cardiff to Blackpool

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03:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens10h10 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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03:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens10h10 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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10:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h25 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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Thu
23 Sep
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£32National Express
Fri
24 Sep
£95Arriva Trains Wales
£28National Express
Sat
25 Sep
£64Cross Country
£29National Express
Tue
28 Sep
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£22National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£26National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£95Arriva Trains Wales
£24National Express
Fri
1 Oct
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£27National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£63Cross Country
£27National Express
Sun
3 Oct
£96Arriva Trains Wales
£30National Express
Mon
4 Oct
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£22National Express
Thu
7 Oct
£95Arriva Trains Wales
£46National Express
Fri
8 Oct
£95Arriva Trains Wales
£24National Express
Sat
9 Oct
£63Cross Country
£27National Express
Mon
11 Oct
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£24National Express
Tue
12 Oct
£94Arriva Trains Wales
£24National Express

The fastest buses from Cardiff to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

8 h 25 m

Average

9 h 35 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

260 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Blackpool without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h25 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£321One-way
2nd Fastest
03:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens10h10 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
2 changes
£351One-way
2nd Fastest
03:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens10h10 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
2 changes
£481One-way

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Coach Information between Cardiff and Blackpool

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£28 (€31)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Cardiff to Blackpool cover the 161 miles (259 km) long route taking on average 8 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £22, but the average price of coach tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

Coach companies

Coach from Cardiff to Blackpool with National Express

Travel from Cardiff to Blackpool from £22 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

National Express

Travel hassle-free from Cardiff to Blackpool on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest journey between Cardiff and Blackpool. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 161 miles (259 km) between Cardiff and Blackpool on the coach and pay as low as £22 for a coach ticket.

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 Cardiff - 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. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket from Cardiff to Blackpool on Omio today and enjoy your trip!

When you buy your National Express coach tickets between Cardiff and Blackpool don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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.

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Buses from Cardiff to Blackpool
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FAQs
How much do cheap coaches to Blackpool from Cardiff cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Cardiff and Blackpool for as low as £22  for the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets between Cardiff and Blackpool?
If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cardiff to Blackpool coach to cost on average £28  one way.
What is the distance to Blackpool from Cardiff by coach?
You should expect to travel around 161 miles (259 km)  from Cardiff to Blackpool by coach.
How long does it take from Cardiff to Blackpool by coach?
The coach time between Cardiff and Blackpool is on average 8 h 25 min  for the 161 miles (259 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Blackpool from Cardiff by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by coach from Cardiff to Blackpool, which coach station in Cardiff do I depart from and which coach station in Blackpool do I arrive in?

When taking the coach to Blackpool from Cardiff, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg). Your trip can end in coach stations such as Blackpool, Topping Street and Blackpool, Central Coach Station.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

Where is the coach station in Cardiff? Where is the coach station in Blackpool?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Blackpool, Topping Street, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Cardiff to Blackpool?
When taking a coach from Cardiff 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 from Cardiff to Blackpool and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
When can I take the first coach from Cardiff to Blackpool? When can I take the last coach for the day?
The first Cardiff to Blackpool coach departs at 09: 25   and the last coach from Cardiff to Blackpool leaves at 09: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Cardiff to Blackpool coach timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket to Blackpool from Cardiff to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase coach tickets to Blackpool from Cardiff within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £28 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Cardiff to Blackpool a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Blackpool
Cardiff (Bus Station)
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