It's simple to reach Blackpool South Sands, in Blackpool, by train. Simply hop on a train to Blackpool South station and then it's just just a 5 minute walk to the prom.


Blackpool South Sands in Blackpool is a family favourite with so much to do in the town too. But remember, when the tide's in, the beach is much smaller than when the tide is out...

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: There is no ticket office at Blackpool South station, ticket machines are available to purchase or collect tickets from. You can also buy tickets in advance online here.
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThere is no staff at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Access from Waterloo Road down 40 metre ramp with handrail or 25 steps with rest platform and handrail. A short ramp also gives access from car park.
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Blackpool South station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Blackpool South

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Blackpool South station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Preston (Lancs)Northern20:151On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern21:141On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern22:161On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern23:241On time
to Preston (Lancs)Northern06:141Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Preston (Lancs)Northern20:091On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern21:101On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern22:121On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern23:571On time
from Preston (Lancs)Northern07:061Scheduled

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