London to Blackpool coach

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324 km

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Overview: Coach from London to Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles
durationAverage coach duration6 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£45 (€51)
frequencyCoach frequency3 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles long route taking on average 6 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £27, but the average price of coach tickets is £45. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

Coach companies: National Express London to Blackpool

Find the best coaches between London and Blackpool with Omio's travel partners National Express from £27. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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 London - 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 London to Blackpool with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 8 min
  • Average Price: £27
  • National Express frequency: 3 a day

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.

Travel Tips: Coach to Blackpool from London

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 London to Blackpool.
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Blackpool from London to cost as little as £27  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Blackpool coach price to come in at an average of £45  one way.
The coach distance from London to Blackpool is around 200 miles.
The coach time to Blackpool from London is on average 6 h 30 min  for the 200 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Blackpool by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

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

Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Blackpool, Topping Street and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (213 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Blackpool.

Take the London to Blackpool coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route from London to Blackpool as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of coaches departing London for Blackpool is 3 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first London to Blackpool coach departs at 06: 00   and the last coach from London to Blackpool leaves at 22: 30. Check out the most up-to-date London to Blackpool coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way coach ticket from London to Blackpool is on average £45 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this trip. In general, you can find coach tickets between London and Blackpool available a few months in advance.

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