Directions from Blackpool to Morecambe

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Recommended option

Train  •  50 min

$14 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. 42

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. 40.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  44 min

  1. 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Blackpool, England and Morecambe, England?

You can take a train from Blackpool to Morecambe via Preston in around 50 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Blackpool to Morecambe hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Train from Preston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from Blackpool to Morecambe
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Blackpool and Morecambe is 31 km. The road distance is 64 km.

The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Morecambe is to bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 2 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Morecambe is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £110 - £130.

No, there is no direct train from Blackpool to Morecambe. However, there are services departing from Blackpool North and arriving at Lancaster via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Blackpool to Morecambe. However, there are services departing from Blackpool Town Centre, Abingdon Street and arriving at Morecambe, Euston Road School (Euston Rd/Opp Morecambe Bay CP) via Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Std 17). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 50 min to get from Blackpool to Morecambe, including transfers.