How to get here

Whilst we would like to magic you here in a puff of smoke, we can't, so instead we have provided you with a range of options.

Toy trainBy train

Superfast 'Pendolino' trains connect at Preston with four services an hour giving a speedy service to Blackpool North.

An hourly services connects the Blackpool South station to Colne again stopping at Preston.There are services to Blackpool North from: Manchester, Liverpool and York.  All train stop at Preston giving good onward connections to the national rail network

Click here for more Train information

ArtcarBy car

Blackpool enjoys the distinction of having a motorway link direct to the heart of the resort. The M55 is Blackpool’s purpose built link into the UK motorway network, and heads to Blackpool from Junction 32 of the M6.

Toy busBy coach

National Express Coach Services operate to and from Blackpool throughout the year. Travel is available from almost any of their 1500 destinations served within the UK. Further details are available from any National Express Agent or the Enquiry Centre telephone 08705 808080.

Toy planeBy plane

Blackpool International Airport is situated only 2.5 miles from the town centre and has a new terminal building, capable of handling 350,000 passengers per year.

Scheduled services include flights from Dublin, the Isle of Man, Malaga, Murcia, Alicante, Palma and Belfast,Tenerife South and Faro.

Showzam

Blackpool's annual festival of Circus and Outdoor Street Arts

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