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Duration 8h 2m
Distance 212.1 miles
Average price £31
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average bus between Blackpool and Portishead takes 8h 2m and the fastest bus takes 7h 59m. There is at least one bus per day from Blackpool to Portishead. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Preston City Centre, Bus Station
  2. Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Portishead
9h 41m
£21 - £33

Blackpool to Portishead bus times

Buses run once daily between Blackpool and Portishead. The service departs Blackpool at 13:28 in the afternoon, which arrives into Portishead at 21:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackpool to Portishead. However, there are services departing from Central, Buchanan Street and arriving at Portishead, Combe Road via Preston City Centre, Bus Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 41m.

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The distance between Blackpool and Portishead is 163 miles. The road distance is 212.1 miles.

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Blackpool to Portishead bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Preston City Centre, Bus Station.

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Blackpool to Portishead bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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There are 859+ hotels available in Portishead. Prices start at £75 per night.

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