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Blackpool Tramway - Starr Gate to Fleetwood

Blackpool Tramway - Starr Gate to Fleetwood

The Blackpool Tramway

Blackpool Transport is the proud operator of Blackpool’s £100 million tramway. The four year project, which concluded in April 2012, saw the replacement of 11 miles of track, creation of a new depot and introduction of a fleet of 16 state-of-the-art trams.

It has never been easier to travel across Blackpool and the Fylde coast, with faster journey times, easy access and integrated Blackpool1 tickets that give you unlimited use of the trams and Blackpool Transport bus network.(excluding Heritage Trams)

Our frequent and reliable tram service provides an energy efficient mode of transport connecting residents and visitors to all major leisure, retail and businesses along the 11 mile stretch of coastline between Starr Gate and Fleetwood.

The trams have level boarding and step-free interiors and designated disabled/pushchair areas making them accessible to all. Our frequent and reliable service connects passengers to all major leisure, retail and businesses along the 11 mile stretch of coastline.


Bank Holiday Monday 31st August 2015

On Monday 31st August trams will operate the Saturday timetable.


"Switch on NIght" - Friday 4th September 2015

Please note that from start of service on Friday 4th September trams will operate 1 to 2 minutes later than the published timetable up util 1115., approx.,

Last tram from Fleetwod to Starr Gate will be 1117.   Last tram from Starr Gate to Fleetwood will be 1148.

Then until the end of service trams will be split into North and South services as follows: Tram service between Starr Gate and Manchester Square.  Tram service between Fleetwood and North Pier.

Through ticketing will not be available but Blackpool 1 Tickets can be used on Blackpool Transport buses and trams for onward travel.


Changes to Tram timetables from Saturday 5th September 2015

There will be changes to the tram timetables for the Illuminations.  New timetables can be downloaded from link below.


Ticket information -

We have a variety of great value tickets to meet all your travelling needs.


TRAM FARES FROM 28/06/2015

Blackpool1 tickets

Our Blackpool1 tickets offer great value for money and give you the convenience and flexibility to travel across the tram (excluding heritage trams) and Blackpool Transport bus network at any time, on any day between the dates shown on your ticket making it easier than ever before to travel across Blackpool and the Fylde coast.

For more information about our Blackpool1 tickets including costs please click here, and for general ticketing information please click here.


From the 1st April 2014 only holders of the Blackpool Concessionary Travel Scheme passes can travel free of charge between 0930 and 2300 Mondays to Fridays and at anytime on Saturdays, Sundays or Bank Holidays on Tramcar services in Blackpool and Wyre.

Pass holders of the English Concessionary Travel scheme can travel free on our network of buses between 0930 - 2300 Monday to Fridays and at anytime on Saturdays and Sunday or Bank Holidays.

CURRENT TIMETABLE Timetable from 05/09/2015 click for tram route stops