There are 6 ways to get from Bury to Blackpool by bus, train, tram, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Elton, Derby Arms (Car Garage) to Bolton Interchange 471 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Blackpool North

$16 - $23

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange 471 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bolton to Blackpool National Express

$10 - $15

4 alternative options

Line 4 tram, train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 4
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North

$21 - $31

Line 481 bus, line 68 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Fernhill, Chesham Rd (House 139) to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station) 481
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 4) to Promenade, West Street (Blackpool Tower) 68

$22

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bury to Blackpool 47.9 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Bury to Blackpool 47.9 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bury to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Bury, East Lancs Railway and arriving at Blackpool via Bolton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Bury and Blackpool is 34 miles. The road distance is 47.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury to Blackpool without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Bury to Blackpool, including transfers.

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Bury to Blackpool bus services, operated by First, depart from Bury, East Lancs Railway station.

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Bury to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackpool station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury to Blackpool is 48 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Bury to Blackpool.

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There are 948+ hotels available in Blackpool. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bury to Blackpool.
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

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

You can take a bus from Bury to Blackpool via Bolton Interchange and Bolton in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Elton, Derby Arms (Car Garage) to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Bus from Fernhill, Chesham Rd (House 139) to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bolton to Blackpool
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 4) to Promenade, West Street (Blackpool Tower)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bury to Blackpool
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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