Car Hire in Blackpool Airport
Address & Contact DetailsBlackpool Airport, Squires Gate Lane, Blackpool, FY4 2QY. Tel: 01253209188
Find your perfect car hire at Blackpool AirportOnce you step off the plane at Blackpool Airport our professional staff will get you to your hire car as quickly as possible. With the freedom to explore at your own pace, your journey in and around Lancashire’s premier seaside town starts here.
Plan your journey from Blackpool AirportFrom 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.
Beyond Blackpool AirportThe 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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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.