From Southport, Nevill Street bus to Preston then train to Blackpool South. 2 h 13 min £10. From Southport, Duke Street bus to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 45) then line 61 bus to Blackpool Town Centre, Church St (Cookson St / Church St). 2 h 18 min £5. From Southport taxi to Blackpool. 45 min £106. From Southport drive to Blackpool. 45 min £6.