The cheapest buses from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£36

Average

£36

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 £ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 36.

Cheapest
23:30London9h05 08:35Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£361One-way

Timetable London to Blackpool

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23:30London9h05 08:35Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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Tue
21 Sep
£76Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
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Wed
22 Sep
£76Avanti West Coast
£36National Express
£395British Airways
Thu
23 Sep
£78Avanti West Coast
£16National Express
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Fri
24 Sep
£77Avanti West Coast
£17National Express
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Sat
25 Sep
£55Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
£157British Airways
Sun
26 Sep
£79Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£116British Airways
Mon
27 Sep
£76Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
£116British Airways
Tue
28 Sep
£68Avanti West Coast
£13National Express
£102British Airways
Wed
29 Sep
£68Avanti West Coast
£16National Express
£126British Airways
Thu
30 Sep
£68Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
£112British Airways
Fri
1 Oct
£68Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£245British Airways
Sat
2 Oct
£51Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
£116British Airways
Sun
3 Oct
£68Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
£63British Airways
Mon
4 Oct
£77Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
£63British Airways
Tue
5 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
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Wed
6 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
£72British Airways
Thu
7 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
£66British Airways
Fri
8 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
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Sat
9 Oct
£51Avanti West Coast
£11National Express
£61British Airways
Sun
10 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£66British Airways
Mon
11 Oct
£64Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£60British Airways

The fastest buses from London to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

9 h 5 m

Average

9 h 5 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

324 km

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

Fastest
23:30London9h05 08:35Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£361One-way

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Coach Information between London and Blackpool

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£19 (€21)
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 journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £19. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.

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.

    When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from London to Blackpool, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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 coaches between London and Blackpool cost?
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between London and Blackpool for the next 7 days starting from £12  one way.
    What is the cost of a coach ticket from London to Blackpool on average?
    If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Blackpool coach price to come in at an average of £19  one way.
    What is the distance between London and Blackpool via coach?
    The coach distance from London to Blackpool is around 200 miles (323 km).
    How many hours does it take from London to Blackpool by coach?
    The coach time between London and Blackpool 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.
    What is the departure coach station in London and arrival coach station in Blackpool?

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

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

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Blackpool.

    Which coach companies can get me from London to Blackpool?
    For the route from London to Blackpool you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from London to Blackpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    What time is the earliest coach from London to Blackpool? What time is the last coach from London to Blackpool?
    If you prefer early morning coaches from London to Blackpool, the first coach leaves at 06: 00. If you prefer late night coaches from London to Blackpool, the last coach of the day leaves at 10: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Blackpool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    When should I book London Blackpool coach tickets to score the best deals?
    If you buy a coach ticket between London and Blackpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £19 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from London to Blackpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Blackpool
    London
    Amenities
    London Liverpool Street Stn
    Amenities
    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City