There are 4 ways to get from Blackpool to Morecambe by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Lancaster

$13 - $48

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Bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road to Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street 42

$10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackpool to Morecambe 40.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Morecambe 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Morecambe is to bus which costs £8 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road and arriving at Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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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 51 min.

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The distance between Blackpool and Morecambe is 19 miles. The road distance is 40.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Morecambe without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs £10 - £40.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Blackpool to Morecambe, including transfers.

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Blackpool to Morecambe bus services, operated by Stagecoach Lancaster, depart from Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road station.

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Blackpool to Morecambe train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackpool North station.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Morecambe is to train which takes 51 min and costs £10 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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  • Distance: 19.1 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

You can take a train from Blackpool to Morecambe via Preston in around 51 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Lancaster operates a bus from Blackpool to Morecambe hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach Lancaster
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackpool Town Centre, Talbot Road to Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
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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Blackpool to Morecambe bus services, operated by Stagecoach Lancaster, arrive at Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street station.

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Blackpool to Morecambe train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackpool to Morecambe is 40 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Blackpool to Morecambe.

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