You can easily reach Blackpool Zoo by train. The nearest station to Blackpool Zoo is Layton (Lancs), which is served by Northern services throughout the day. It takes around 37 minutes to walk from the station to the zoo, simply head south down the A587 and you'll eventually hit Salisbury Woodland, where you can enter the zoo. If you don't fancy walking, stay on the train for one more stop to Blackpool North; from there, catch the number 2 bus to Victoria Hospital, which is next to the zoo.

A day at Blackpool Zoo is a great day out for all the family. Learn all about the animal kingdom and get up close to hundreds of animals from around the world. There's much to surprise, amaze and delight here at Blackpool Zoo.

Visit the Blackpool Zoo website for opening information.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNorthern Rail
Car parking spaces10
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes
Step free access via short ramps onto both platforms from Bispham Road. From car park up a 5 metre ramp and through gateway onto platform. Access between platforms is from Preston platform up 24 steps with rest platform and handrail over walkway and down 22 steps with rest platform and handrail.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from Layton (Lancs)

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Manchester AirportNorthern20:531On time
to Blackpool NorthNorthern21:261Late
to Manchester AirportNorthern21:541On time
to Blackpool NorthNorthern22:201On time
to Manchester PiccadillyNorthern22:251On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Blackpool NorthNorthern20:531On time
from Manchester AirportNorthern21:261Late
from Blackpool NorthNorthern21:541On time
from Manchester AirportNorthern22:201On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern22:251On time

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