There are 8 ways to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Preston

$132 - $222

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Bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Blackpool National Express

$25 - $31

6 alternative options

Train via Leamington Spa  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Blackpool North

$126 - $201

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from The O2 Arena to Blackpool 248.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  5 h 25 min

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

$94 - $292

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 32 min

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

$104 - $367

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 7 min

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

$88 - $214

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 45 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

$104 - $248

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from The O2 Arena to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Poplar, Cotton Street and arriving at Blackpool via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 1 min.

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The distance between The O2 Arena and Blackpool is 206 miles. The road distance is 248.4 miles.

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The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool without a car is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool, including transfers.

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The O2 Arena to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 1 min.

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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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The O2 Arena to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackpool station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The O2 Arena to Blackpool is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to drive from The O2 Arena to Blackpool.

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

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Map of how to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool.
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  • Distance: 205.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between The O2 Arena, England and Blackpool, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from The O2 Arena to Blackpool hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from The O2 Arena to Blackpool once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
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
$20 - $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
Greater Anglia
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Blackpool
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com

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