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There are 8 ways to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Preston

$132 - $221

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 24m

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

$27 - $34

6 alternative options

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  4h 33m

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

$122 - $203

Train via Leamington Spa  •  6h 46m

  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 - $200

Drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from The O2 Arena to Blackpool 248.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4h 40m

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

$116 - $344

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 28m

  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 Preston

$88 - $230

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6h 37m

  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

$121 - $278

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The cheapest way to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool is to bus which costs £20 - £27 and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool is to train which costs £100 - £170 and takes 3h 52m.

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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 3h 52m and costs £100 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool, including transfers.

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The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs £100 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £27 and takes 8h 24m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between The O2 Arena to Blackpool is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4h 18m 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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There are 906+ hotels available in Blackpool. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The O2 Arena to Blackpool.
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  • Distance: 205.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 52m

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 2h 8m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from The O2 Arena to Blackpool once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 6h 45m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
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
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
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
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Preston
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Preston
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
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
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
National Express

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