Your Accessible Guide to Blackpool


Blackpool is the UKs Number 1 Seaside Resort! Here you can find out all the relevant information to make planning your stay easier.

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Getting around in Blackpool

Blackpool has so much to see and do getting to and from places may seem challenging, but Blackpool has great transport services to help you get around.

  • Blackpool Trams have had a facelift. The new modern tram network spans the whole of Blackpools Promenade all the way from Blackpool South to Fleetwood making it easy to visit your places of interest. The trams are fully accessible and all station platforms are wheelchair friendly, making them a fantastic way to get around.
  • Train services run regularly from a range of train stations throughout Blackpool. Great if you are planning to visit the surrounding areas such as St Annes, Lytham, Preston & Lancaster.
  • Accessible Taxi services are available to assist you visit attractions and places of interest during your time in Blackpool. We work closely with a range of taxi companies who offer a range of fully accessible vehicles to suit your requirements.

Enjoy massive saving for Blackpools best attractions

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We want to ensure you have the best possible time in Blackpool. The resort pass incorporates Blackpools best attractions into two great value Resort Passes to get the best Blackpool experience possible. Buy your best value ticket to provide you with one visit per attraction across seven days. You can’t help but save, save, save! Remember to check if carers go free for your choice of attractions.

Book your Blackpool Resort Pass at
www.blackpoolresortpass.com

Amazing Entertainment & Shows

Blackpool is the home of entertainment and is proud of its outstanding theatres. The resort boasts a huge variety of fantastic shows each and every year in magnificent buildings.

From opera, ballet and Shakespeare to variety, musicals and comedy giants Blackpool really does cater for every age, pocket and personality.

All Blackpools major entertainment venues offer various accessible facilities. For specific facilities we advice contacting the venues of interest.

Blackpool is renowned for its World Class Shows & Entertainment. World Renowned shows regularly pass through on their UK tours. To find out what’s on during your stay visit www.visitblackpool.com

Award Winning Beaches

Resort beaches have been named among the best in the world
-Blue Flag Beach Award

Blackpools South Beach was awarded the Blue Flag Award in 2016 and now rivals the best beaches in the Caribbean, Mediterranean Sea and on the Pacific coastlines. Blackpool promenade level access with frequent ramp access to the sand beaches.

FREE carer entry into selected attractions

The majority of Blackpool Attractions offer FREE or discounted carer entry.

FREE Carer Entry:
Blackpool Tower Circus
Blackpool Tower Ballroom
Blackpool Dungeons
Blackpool Tower Eye & 4D Cinema
Madame Tussauds Waxworks
Blackpool Sealife Centre
Jungle Jims Indoor Play Area

Discounted Entry:
Blackpool Zoo
Sandcastle Waterpark
Blackpool Grand Theatre
Illuminasia – Blackpool Winter Gardens
Blackpool Pleasure Beach (for carers entry only)
Star Trek – The Exhibition

Useful contact information

Below are some useful links and contacts to help plan your stay and to find out useful information.

  • Visit Blackpool

Visit Blackpool is the tourism board for Blackpool. They have useful online guides relating to everything Blackpool has to offer including whats on (shows, events & offers). They can also assist any accessible access enquiries regarding Blackpool.

Contact Number: 01253 478222  |  Emial: information@visitblackpool.com  |  Website: visitblackpool.com

  • Blackpool Transport

Blackpool Transport is the company who provides the Tram & Bus services throughout Blackpool. If you have any enquiries regarding Tram & Bus services, accessibility, timetables or to buy your Bus or Tram tickets in advance you can contact them on the information below.

Contact Number: 01253 473001 |  Emial: enquiries@blackpooltransport.com  |  Website: blackpooltransport.com