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from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool

You can get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool on 16 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station6h05 13:15Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£251One-way
Cheapest
07:10Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station6h05 13:15Blackpool, Central Coach Station
1 changes
£251One-way
Other options
11:35Newcastle upon Tyne, Coach Station7h15 18:50Blackpool, Central Coach Station
2 changes
£301One-way
09:46Newcastle3h45 13:31Blackpool South
2 changes
£921One-way
09:00Newcastle4h02 13:02Blackpool North
1 changes
£921One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sat
16 Oct
£92Northern Rail
£25National Express
Sun
17 Oct
£92Northern Rail
£18National Express
Mon
18 Oct
£92First Transpennine Express
£17National Express
Wed
20 Oct
£92Northern Rail
£17National Express
Thu
21 Oct
£91Northern Rail
£18National Express
Fri
22 Oct
£92First Transpennine Express
£34National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£92First Transpennine Express
£34National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£92Northern Rail
£35National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£92First Transpennine Express
£23National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£91Northern Rail
£17National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£91Northern Rail
£21National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£91Northern Rail
Find prices
Fri
29 Oct
£92Northern Rail
£35National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£92Northern Rail
£32National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£91First Transpennine Express
£18National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£91Northern Rail
£17National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£91First Transpennine Express
£17National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£91Northern Rail
£18National Express

Travel Information between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackpool

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £93
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £93 • 3 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a coach or train to travel 98 miles (158 km) to Blackpool from Newcastle upon Tyne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
How do you get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool?

There are 2 travel options from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool?

The cheapest way from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £16 compared to other travel options to Blackpool:

A coach is generally £77 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £93 from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool.

What is the quickest way from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool?

The fastest way to get to Blackpool from Newcastle upon Tyne is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 34 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h   of travel time.

How far is Blackpool from Newcastle upon Tyne?

The distance from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool is approximately 98 miles (158 km).

How many services a day are there between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackpool?

The average frequency per day from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Newcastle upon Tyne and in Blackpool?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arrive in Blackpool, Topping Street.
Which travel operators can get me from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool?

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

  • National Express can take you to Blackpool by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool for £16.
  • Travel with Northern Rail to go to Blackpool by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool tickets on Omio for £93.
Is there a way to travel directly from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool?

Yes, there are direct routes from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Blackpool with with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find 16 direct trains per day to take to Blackpool with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Blackpool tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool?
Looking to extend your trip from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool? Many Omio customers who go from Newcastle upon Tyne to Blackpool usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Manchester, London or Glasgow. If you're looking to explore Manchester, London or Glasgow from Blackpool, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I purchase a ticket between Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackpool online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £16 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £93 one way.

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