There are 6 ways to get from Blackpool to Isle of Man by car, car ferry, train, night bus, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Liverpool
  2. Take the car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$29 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Abingdon Street to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10) 42
  2. Take the car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man

$22 - $76

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$36 - $95

Night bus, car ferry  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Blackpool to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$26 - $77

Train to Manchester, fly  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Isle Of Man (IOM) MAN - IOM

$60 - $244

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Isle Of Man (IOM) LPL - IOM

$63 - $181

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Isle of Man is to bus and car ferry which costs £16 - £60 and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Isle of Man is to train and fly which takes 3 h 40 min and costs £45 - £190.

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The distance between Blackpool and Isle of Man is 107 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Blackpool to Isle of Man, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Blackpool, England and Isle of Man?

There is no direct connection from Blackpool to Douglas. However, you can take the drive to Liverpool then take the car ferry to Douglas, Isle of Man. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Blackpool to Douglas via Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central Loop Line, Liverpool James Street, and Liverpool in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Flights from Liverpool to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Abingdon Street to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com

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