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Blackpool Airport is just a 15-minute drive from the city centre. From here you can enjoy the white-knuckle rides of Blackpool Pleasure Beach amusement park, visit the world-famous Tower, see the Blackpool Illuminations and feast on fish and chips by the beach—for the true British seaside experience.
Whether you plan to stay local or explore further afield, hiring a car at Blackpool Airport will enable you to see and do more. Avis offers exceptional value and a wide choice of vehicles, from small economy cars for short weekend getaways to full-size vehicles ideal for longer breaks and family holidays. Don’t forget to check out our handy extras, which include child seats, GPS navigation systems and the option to include additional drivers.
The well-being of our customers is our number one priority. To keep you safe during the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we have put protocols in place to protect our customers and help you travel with confidence. These include sanitisation of cars adhering to WHO guidelines - with special attention paid to high-touch areas such as steering wheels, door handles, controls and hard surfaces, as well as flexible cancellation policies and a fully contactless car rental experience.
From Blackpool Airport you’re just a short drive from the town centre of Blackpool with its iconic illuminations (September to November), fun-packed Pleasure Beach and array of dining and entertainment options.
Famous for its vibrant nightlife, there’s much more to England’s top tourist resort than meets the eye, with plenty of bistros and bars amongst established hotspots.
Those in search of cultural pursuits will not be disappointed with the highly acclaimed Grundy Art Gallery, which offers a host of exhibitions throughout the year. Contemporary art fans may also want to check out King Street’s Blott Artist Studios to see works by local creatives.
Blackpool resort remains a firm family favourite with the Pleasure Beach’s white-knuckle rides and gentler entertainment options delighting children and adults alike. Those wanting to find out more about the history of the town should check out the Blackpool Tower Eye with its 4D cinema and views of the town from the top.
Offering a fun and educational day out, Blackpool Zoo is a must for animal lovers, boasting over 1,000 mammals, reptiles, birds and invertebrates across 32 acres of natural enclosures. Or why not make a splash at Sandcastle Water Park? This is the UK’s largest indoor water park and has over 18 slides and attractions including a lazy river, fun pools and a selection of restaurants and snack bars.
Hiring an Avis car will make exploring a breeze and Blackpool is an ideal base from which to see Lancashire’s countryside and beyond.
The north-west of England offers everything from cosmopolitan towns to rolling hills and historic monuments. From the dramatic landscapes of Lancashire to the medieval heritage of Chester, this stunning slice of the UK will not disappoint.
Forest of Bowland
From Blackpool Airport, head up the M55 and enjoy Lancashire’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Offering up a host of natural delights, outdoor enthusiasts can discover woodlands, estuaries, water meadows and moors. It’s also a great place for budding ornithologists with a variety of wild birds to spot, including Curlew, Peregrine and Red Grouse.
The country town of Lancaster is a 45-minute drive from Blackpool Airport, via the M55 towards Broughton followed by the M6. It’s a treasure trove of museums and historic sites. Lancaster Castle is well worth exploring and offers a full programme of events throughout the year. If you’re after more leisurely pursuits, the twice-weekly Charter Market has an array of gift, craft and food stalls. A stroll along St George’s Quay is a pleasant way to while away an afternoon.
Chester Town and Cathedral
Just under an hour-and-a-half drive from Blackpool Airport is historic Chester. With its Roman Amphitheatre, a 2000-year-old cathedral, and the most complete city walls remaining in Britain. You’ll feel like you’ve stepped back in time.
North West England is yours to explore. Collect your hire car from Blackpool Airport and discover what this area has to offer.
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Driving around the UK
If you’re travelling around the UK in your rental car make sure you stay within the speed limit and enjoy the beautiful sights along the way.
Find your way
To make your journey even easier, we can include a sat nav with your car so you can relax and discover Blackpool in comfort and style.
Your car hire at Blackpool awaits. The open roads are yours to explore. All you have to do is pick up the keys.