Blackpool International (BLK)

About this airport

Blackpool International Airport has recently had an increase in traffic due to the opening of routes by low-cost airlines such as Ryanair and Jet2.com.


Location

Blackpool International Airport is located 4.8 km southeast of Blackpool, Lancashire in North West England.


Transport

• Rail: There are Northern Rail Pacer and Sprinter trains available to Blackpool South, Colne, and Preston stations via the Squires Gate railway station. There is a Blackpool tram service from Starr Gate tram stop on the Blackpool tramway as well northbound to Fleetwood, Bispham, and Cleveleys.

• Bus: There is bus service with routes in all directions to Blackpool, Fleetwood, Lytham St Annes, Preston and Manchester.

• Taxi: In the terminal there are free telephones available to request a taxi.


Service

The airport offers boutiques and duty-free shops as well as a few places to eat. Currency exchange and information desks are also available.

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