How to get from Glasgow to Blackpool

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from Glasgow to Blackpool

You can get from Glasgow to Blackpool by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Glasgow to Blackpool on 27 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:36Glasgow Central3h09 11:45Blackpool North
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£571One-way
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08:36Glasgow Central3h09 11:45Blackpool North
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£571One-way
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08:36Glasgow Central3h33 12:09Blackpool South
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£571One-way
09:06Glasgow Central3h18 12:24Blackpool North
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£711One-way
11:07Glasgow Central3h18 14:25Blackpool North
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£711One-way

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Travel Information between Glasgow and Blackpool

distanceDistance149 miles (240 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£67 - £76
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £67 • 3 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £67 • 3 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or Avanti West Coast

Take a flight or train to travel 149 miles (240 km) to Blackpool from Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £67. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Blackpool.

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FAQs

There are 2 travel options from Glasgow to Blackpool: flight or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Glasgow to Blackpool, which costs on average £67.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Blackpool:

A train is about £9 less than a flight, which costs on average £76 for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Blackpool from Glasgow is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 6 min.

There are alternative travel options to Blackpool that can usually take longer:

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Blackpool is approximately 149 miles (240 km) away from Glasgow.

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Blackpool is:

  • Around 11 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Glasgow and Blackpool as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to Blackpool:

  • Most travellers catch their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in Blackpool North.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Glasgow to Blackpool:

  • You can travel from Glasgow to Blackpool by flight with British Airways. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £76 with British Airways from Glasgow to Blackpool.
  • You can take a train from Glasgow to Blackpool with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £67 with Avanti West Coast from Glasgow to Blackpool.
Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Blackpool? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Blackpool usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Manchester, London or Liverpool. If you're looking to explore Manchester, London or Liverpool from Blackpool, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip between Glasgow and Blackpool, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £76 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £67 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Glasgow to Blackpool online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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