Passenger guide - Blackpool airport (BLK) 

 

Blackpool Airport, opened on April 15, 1935, is an airstation in the United Kingdom and serves the metropolitan area of Blackpool. In the present it only operates with non-commercial flights.

Official Website: blackpoolairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Airlines:
Annual passenger traffic: More than 23,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +44 125 347 2527.

 
 

The airport is located 4.8 km (3 miles) to the south of Blackpool.

 
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Bus - Line 7 from Blackpool Transport (Tel +44 125 347 3001) travels to the city centre in around 15 minutes, Cleveleys Station and Lytham Square, with stops at Clifton Hospital, St. Annes Square, Squires Gate, Promenade and Wilson Square. It operates Mondays through Saturdays from 6:35 am to 0:10 am and Sundays from 8:10 am to 0:10 am. Route 5 connectes Halfway House with Victoria Hospital, stopping at Royal Oak and Layton Square. Bus 18 links the airport with the city centre, Devonshire Square, The Saddle, Royal Oak and Mereside Tesco. Fares between £1.30 and £2.70.
Line 68 from Stagecoach (Tel +44 151 545 2551) heads for Squires Gate, St. Annes Square, Lytham Square, Warton, Freckleton and Preston terminal (£7.40).

Tram - Services from Blackpool Transport (Tel +44 125 347 3001) from Starr Gate Station (10 minutes away from the terminal) to Pleasure Beach, North Pier, Bispham, Cleveleys, Fisherman's Walk and Fleetwood. They depart Mondays through Fridays between 5:00 am and 11:15 pm, Saturdays from 6:00 am to 11:15 pm and Sundays from 7:00 am to 11:15 pm. Fares are £1.70-2.70.

Train - 5 minutes away from the airport is situated the Squires Gate Station, where you can board trains from Northern (Tel +44 800 200 6060) to Blackpool South, Preston, Blackburn, Rose Grove, Manchester Victoria and Colne..

Taxi - Ranks are located directly outside the terminal. The trip to the city centre takes 5-10 minutes.

 

Avis (Tel +44 125 320 9188 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:30 pm, Saturdays from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm) and Europcar (Tel +44 371 384 1135 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturdays from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm) have offices at the car park, next to the terminal entrance.

 

The airport has Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- You can find a bar next to the airport.
Shopping-
Baggage- For enquiries about lost or damaged luggage, head to the offices of the corresponding airline.
Other Services-

 

There are free parking spaces opposite the passenger terminal.

 

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should inform their airline or travel agency about their particular needs before their arrival.

 

The closest hotel is the Premier Inn Blackpool Airport (Tel +44 871 527 8106). Other options in the surroundings are: The Carousel Hotel (Tel +44 125 340 2642), Number One South Beach (Tel +44 125 334 3900), The Headlands Hotel (Tel +44 125 334 1179), Elmfield Hotel (Tel +44 125 334 2174), The Crosby Hotel (Tel +44 125 334 1779), Number One St. Luke's (Tel +44 125 334 3901), The Waldorf Hotel (Tel +44 125 334 1143), Scala Hotel (Tel +44 125 334 2050), The Corona (Tel +44 125 334 2586).

 
 
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Latest updates: March, 13, 2018
 
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