Travel options
from London to Blackpool

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

Our recommendation

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

10:25London Gatwick Airport1h10 11:35Manchester Airport
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£601One-way
Cheapest
07:00London6h50 13:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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£331One-way
Other options
09:00London7h15 16:15Blackpool, Central Coach Station
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£361One-way
10:30London Euston2h45 13:15Blackpool North
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£811One-way
09:43London Euston3h37 13:20Blackpool North
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£811One-way

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Fri
27 May
£53Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£62British Airways
Sat
28 May
£38Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£59British Airways
Sun
29 May
£79Avanti West Coast
£21National Express
£81British Airways
Mon
30 May
£68Avanti West Coast
£21National Express
£57British Airways
Tue
31 May
£77Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£59British Airways
Wed
1 Jun
£54Avanti West Coast
£16National Express
£54easyJet
Thu
2 Jun
£59Avanti West Coast
£14National Express
£49British Airways

Travel Information to Blackpool from London

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £323
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £21 • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £323 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 200 miles (323 km) by coach, flight or train to Blackpool from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from London to Blackpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from London 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 London to Blackpool.
FAQs

How do you get from London to Blackpool?

There are 3 ways to travel between London and Blackpool including taking a coach, flight or train.

How do I get from London to Blackpool the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Blackpool. Tickets for a coach cost on average £21.

This is compared to other travel options to Blackpool:

A coach is £302 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from London to Blackpool costing on average £323.

A coach is about £56 less than a train, which costs on average £77 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from London to Blackpool?

The fastest way to get to Blackpool from London is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

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

In comparison, getting to Blackpool by coach can take on average 6 h 50 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 45 min   of travel time.

How many miles from London to Blackpool would I travel?

The distance between London and Blackpool is around 200 miles (323 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Blackpool?

The average frequency per day from London to Blackpool is:

  • 5 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Blackpool?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Blackpool:

  • Trains from London to Blackpool most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool North.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from London to Blackpool?

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

  • You can take a coach from London to Blackpool with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £21 with National Express from London to Blackpool.
  • You can travel between London and Blackpool by flight with British Airways. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £323 with British Airways from London to Blackpool.
  • You can travel by train between London and Blackpool with Avanti West Coast, and you can find Avanti West Coast London to Blackpool tickets for £77 on Omio.

Is there a direct service between London and Blackpool?

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Blackpool with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches per day with.
  • You'll find 5 direct trains per day with.

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 from London to Blackpool.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from London to Blackpool?

Looking to extend your trip from London to Blackpool? Many Omio customers who go from London to Blackpool usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Manchester, Glasgow or Liverpool. If you're looking to explore Manchester, Glasgow or Liverpool from Blackpool, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I purchase a ticket between London and Blackpool online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from London to Blackpool, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £21 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £323 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £77 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking London to Blackpool tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.