Cheap bus tickets from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 21 Jan

Cheapest

£19

Average

£34

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 London to Blackpool will cost around £ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.

Cheapest
07:00London6h50 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:30London7h20 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£351One-way
23:30London9h05 08:35Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£491One-way

Bus Timetable London to Blackpool

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07:00London6h50 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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11:30London7h20 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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23:30London9h05 08:35Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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Fri
21 Jan
£76Avanti West Coast
£19National Express
£80British Airways
Sat
22 Jan
£78Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
£69British Airways
Sun
23 Jan
£54Avanti West Coast
£16National Express
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Mon
24 Jan
£55Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
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Tue
25 Jan
£32Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
£49British Airways
Wed
26 Jan
£31Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
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Thu
27 Jan
£54Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
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Fri
28 Jan
£34Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£57British Airways
Sun
30 Jan
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£13National Express
£43British Airways
Mon
31 Jan
£54Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
£56British Airways
Wed
2 Feb
£32Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
£47British Airways
Thu
3 Feb
£43Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
£73British Airways
Fri
4 Feb
£38Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£50British Airways
Sat
5 Feb
£43Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
£56British Airways
Sun
6 Feb
£41Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£53British Airways
Mon
7 Feb
£49Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
£56British Airways
Tue
8 Feb
£49Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
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Wed
9 Feb
£24Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
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Bus times from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 21 Jan

Fastest Journey

6 h 50 m

Average

7 h 45 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

324 km

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

Fastest
07:00London6h50 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way
2nd Fastest
11:30London7h20 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£351One-way
23:30London9h05 08:35Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£491One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£17 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles (323 km) long route taking on average 6 h 50 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 £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool.

Coach companies: National Express London to Blackpool

You can travel by coach between London and Blackpool with National Express for as low as £13. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Blackpool from London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £13

When you buy your National Express coach tickets to Blackpool from London 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.

Coaches from London to Blackpool

Known for its amusement arcades and vintage wooden rollercoasters, Blackpool Pleasure Beach sits on the Irish Sea coast of England in the north-west. Coaches depart from London's busy Victoria Coach Station headed for Blackpool Central Coach Station, covering the 250-mile route in as little as seven hours. National Express offers a mixture of direct and indirect options, usually with one change at Manchester Coach Station. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they can expect up to nine departures per day.

Which coach companies travel from London to Blackpool?

Only one company offers coaches from London to Blackpool. National Express is the sole provider of coaches, offering numerous direct and indirect departures per day. On board, National Express offers every customer free WiFi, spacious legroom and personal control of their air conditioning.

How long is the coach from London to Blackpool?

The journey time from London to Blackpool varies significantly. Any journey during rush hour takes traffic congestion into consideration. Some routes require a change at Manchester Coach Station, although this does not always make the journey longer. Monday to Friday, the fastest journey is the indirect route, leaving London at 7:00 a.m. to arrive in Blackpool for 2:00 p.m, taking just seven hours. Longer journeys can take up to nine hours.

How many coaches are there from London to Blackpool?

Each day, passengers can expect between eight and nine coaches from London to Blackpool. Of these, there are usually three direct services. Generally, departures are grouped from morning to lunchtime, with one option for overnight travel.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Blackpool?

Departure bus station: All coaches from London to Blackpool begin at London Victoria Coach Station. Found close to numerous tourist attractions such as Buckingham Palace, the coach station is a short walk from London Victoria train station where passengers can connect to London Underground services and numerous local bus routes. Station facilities are extensive, with numerous shops, cafes and restaurants as well as toilet facilities.

Arrival bus station: Passengers will alight the service at Blackpool Central Coach Station. As the name would suggest, the coach station is centrally located, allowing passengers immediate access to numerous attractions. The coach station is just under a mile from Blackpool North train station and just over a mile from Blackpool South train station.

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FAQs

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

Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches between London and Blackpool to cost as little as £13  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from London to Blackpool?

If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Blackpool coach price to come in at an average of £17  one way.

How far is it from London to Blackpool by coach?

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

What is the average London to Blackpool coach duration?

The coach time to Blackpool from London is on average 6 h 50 min  for the 200 miles (323 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Blackpool from London by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which coach station in London goes to Blackpool? Which coach station do I come into Blackpool from London?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Blackpool.

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

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, London Victoria, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival coach station in Blackpool, called Blackpool, is located around 0.6 miles (936 m) away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can take me to Blackpool from London?

For the best London to Blackpool coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from London to Blackpool to compare what amenities they may offer.

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

The first coach from London to Blackpool leaves at 07: 00   and the last coach for this leaves at 10: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Blackpool times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I purchase coach tickets between London and Blackpool to score the best deals?

You can find a coach to Blackpool from London to cost on average £17 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the London to Blackpool coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.