Service Updates

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Christmas bus and tram timetables

6th Dec onwards

You can view how our services will operate over the Christmas and New years period, including the bank holiday dates too. See a summary of each routes level of services and their updated timetables from Friday 24th December- Tuesday 4th January by clicking the title.

Town Centre weekend diversions

12th Nov onwards

Due to extremely high congestion on the promenade, we will continue to divert our services 1, 5, 6, 7,11 & 17 during weekends only from Friday 12 November until further notice.

We will review and may tweak these diversions in order to react to real-time road usage and improve service reliability during these busy times.

Follow the link for the latest diversion info.

Changes to Bus Travel During the Illuminations.

1st Sep - 2nd Jan

So that our services can avoid congestion around Blackpool town centre and the Promenade during the weekends and evenings, some of our services are diverting on Friday and Saturday evenings and Saturday and Sunday daytime during the busy illuminations period.
Find all the details by clicking the title.

Tramway work

8th - 10th Dec

Our tramline work is continuing this week from Wednesday 08 December. From Wednesday, works will resume and northbound stops between North Pier - Cabin will not be in use during the works, therefore our trams will use the southbound track for this part of its journey. If you board at Northbound North pier, Tower, Pleasant Street, Wilton Parade, Gynn Square or Cabin, you can board at their equivalent southbound stops.

Check the timetable by clicking the title.

Delay to the Service 6

8th Dec onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 6

Due to an incident on Chapel Street, our service 6 will be slightly delayed. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


8th Dec onwards

Due to a breakdown the 06:00 - 06:58 Starr Gate to Fleetwood. 07:03 - 08:01 Fleetwood to Starr Gate will not be operating.
Sorry for any inconvenience

Service 1 & 20 diversion- Blackpool North Station.

9th Aug onwards

Our services 1 & 20 will not serve Blackpool North Station from 09 August until further notice as roadworks at the station take place.

Service 1 will remain on the promenade in both directions and not serve Blackpool North station.

After leaving Queen St, service 20 will use Dickson road, Talbot road and then back to normal route.

Service 6 diversion- Caunce Street

4th Jun - 1st Jan

  • Affected routes:
  • 6

Due to antisocial behaviour on Caunce Street involving our services, we are continuing to divert the service 6 away from the Victory Pub area daily from 18:00.

Northbound: Normal route to Grosvenor Street, Church Street, Devonshire Square, Devonshire Road, Caunce Street and back to normal route.

Southbound: Will use the same diversion in reverse.

Service 4 Diversion - Stanley School

7th Sep onwards

Due to the amount of cars parked around Stanley School and its junctions, our service 4 will be diverting away from Wordsworth Avenue and Kipling Drive between 08:00 - 09:00 and 14:30 - 15:30 on school days only.

You will be able to catch or alight your service 4 from any bus stops on Preston Old Road or Preston New Road. The service will return to normal route at Kentmere Drive.