How to get from Liverpool to Blackpool

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from Liverpool to Blackpool

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

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

09:36Liverpool Lime Street1h17 10:53Blackpool North
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08:36Liverpool Lime Street1h17 09:53Blackpool North
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08:36Liverpool Lime Street1h33 10:09Blackpool South
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10:45Liverpool Lime Street2h24 13:09Blackpool South
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Travel Information to Blackpool from Liverpool

distanceDistance28 miles (45 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £10
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £10 • 1 h 16 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £10 • 1 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a coach or train to travel 28 miles (45 km) between Liverpool and Blackpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Liverpool to Blackpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from Liverpool to Blackpool

Travel 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 Liverpool to Blackpool.

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Liverpool and Blackpool. You can take a coach or train.

The cheapest way from Liverpool to Blackpool is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £10 compared to other travel options to Blackpool:

A train is about £1 less than a coach, which costs on average £10 for this route.

The quickest way to travel between Liverpool and Blackpool is by train, which takes on average 1 h 16 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Blackpool by coach can take on average 2 h 42 min.

The distance between Liverpool and Blackpool is around 28 miles (45 km).

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Blackpool is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Liverpool, Liverpool One and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Blackpool North.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Liverpool to Blackpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Blackpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Liverpool to Blackpool tickets on Omio for £10.
  • Travel with Northern Rail to go to Blackpool by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail Liverpool to Blackpool tickets on Omio for £10.

Yes, there are direct services available between Liverpool and Blackpool with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with.
  • You can travel directly by train with Northern Rail with 12 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Blackpool as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Blackpool from Liverpool.

Omio customers who travel from Liverpool to Blackpool often also extend their holiday to go to Manchester, London or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Blackpool and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £10 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £10 one way.

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

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