There are 11 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Preston

$153 - $242

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Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Blackpool National Express

$31 - $42

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Blackpool North

$123 - $182

Bus, night train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Watford Junction Railway Station 724
  2. Take the night train from Watford Junction to Preston

$54 - $88

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool 247.8 miles

$50 - $80

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 49 min

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

$141 - $349

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 18 min

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

$129 - $391

Fly Cambridge to Manchester, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$84 - $312

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo 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 - $243

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7 h 15 min

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

$150 - $305

Train, train to Norwich, fly to Manchester  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Norwich
  3. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North

$130 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Blackpool via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Blackpool North via Peterborough and Manchester Oxford Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Blackpool is 193 miles. The road distance is 247.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool without a car is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs £110 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs £110 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool.
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  • Distance: 193 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Blackpool, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Preston in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool via London Golders Green in around 7 h 55 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 Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
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
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$39
Virgin West Coast Trains
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
Train from Ely to Norwich
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Northern Rail
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
Train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Preston
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$195
Sleeper Seat
$30 - $45
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Ely
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Bus operators
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 Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Blackpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackpool station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Blackpool North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Blackpool.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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