Blackpool Airport

Blackpool Airport is a regional airport and although fairly small in size, it still has great facilities to keep travellers happy. There is a wonderful boutique that allows passengers to shops for toys, jewellery, perfumes, sunglasses and clothes as well as wines and spirits and more.

Bar Icon and the Land Side and Air Side bars are prefect for relaxing with a beer or coffee and snacks before boarding your flight. Business travellers who need to catch up on work can do so in the executive lounge with desks and comfortable seating, complimentary snacks, drinks and internet.

Skyscanner will find you the best deals on flights to Blackpool airport. You can find the exact days you wish to travel or search by the whole month to compare the cheapest times to fly. Flying from Blackpool airport? Let Skyscanner compare prices for hundreds of destinations letting you choose the best place to fly, using the handy 'everywhere' search tool. Fast and flexible, Skyscanner's flight search will find you the cheapest flights in no time at all.

Airports near Blackpool:
  • Liverpool airport (49km)
  • Chester airport (67km)
  • Manchester (United Kingdom) airport (68km)
  • Leeds Bradford airport (91km)
  • Ronaldsway airport (109km)
  • See all airports in United Kingdom.

 Getting to & from the Airport

Driving hide 

Blackpool Airport is conveniently located at the end of the M55 with good links to the M6, M61, the M65 and beyond. It is only 3 miles from Blackpool town centre.

From the M55 – Take junction 4 onto the A5230, Squires Gate Lane Road and follow signs to the South Shore. Continue straight ahead until you get to a roundabout where you take the first exit. At the next roundabout take the third exit and follow signs to Blackpool Airport which will be on your left hand side.



Trains hide 

The Sprinter Train leaves Preston Station every 30 minutes and terminates at Squires Gate Lane Station which is just a five minute walk from the airport. If you are overloaded with bags you will find a taxi rank close by.

You can also travel from Preston to Blackpool North Station which is a 10 minute journey by taxi to the airport.

Buses hide 

From 29th May to 4th November there is an open-top bus service that runs from Blackpool Airport to the city centre, giving visitors that quintessential summer experience. It travels along the promenade and past other attractions with a covered service operating in bad weather.

There are regular buses from Squires Gate Lane like the 7 and 11 taking a more direct route to the airport and National Express Coaches also run a service to the airport.

Taxi hide 

There is a taxi rank outside the main terminal building, a journey to Blackpool city centre takes approx 15 minutes.

 Airport Contact Details

Blackpool Airport

Blackpool International Airport,
Squires Gate Lane,
Blackpool FY4 2QY,

Tel:+44 (0)871 8556868
Fax:+44 (0)871 8556867


Blackpool Airport Ltd.

 Location Details

Longitude:3° 2' 9'' W
Latitude:53° 46' 18'' N

 Airport Location

Google map

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.