There are 9 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Blackpool by train, bus, night train, car 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

Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Preston

$129 - $216

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green, Bus Station to Blackpool National Express

$24 - $30

7 alternative options

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North

$120 - $199

Night train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Preston

$39 - $76

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Blackpool 237.7 miles

$50 - $75

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$113 - $317

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$107 - $370

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Blackpool North

$122 - $273

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$115 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Blackpool is to bus which costs £18 - £23 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Blackpool is to train which costs £95 - £170 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Blackpool is 200 miles. The road distance is 237.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from London Paddington Station to Blackpool, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Lisson Grove, Frampton Street and arriving at Blackpool via London Golders Green, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Blackpool, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Paddington Station to Blackpool hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Blackpool twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Northern Rail
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
Train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Preston
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$195
Sleeper Seat
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
National Express

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