Where is best parking for Blackpool Illuminations?
We find the best place to park for the Blackpool lights, is on a residential street (obviously being careful to park respectfully of local residents!) either at Starr Gate or Bispahm as this means you’re at the end of the tram line where it is quieter to get on!
Do you have to pay to drive through Blackpool Illuminations?
Yes. Blackpool Illuminations is the greatest free light show on Earth!
How long does it take to get through Blackpool Illuminations?
How long does the tour last? The Illumination Tour is a 1-hour return trip to Little Bispham and back, however, this can vary as the tour passes through some of the busiest parts of the promenade and operates alongside the regular tram service.
How much is Blackpool car parking?
|Tower Street car park||Blackpool Council||£1.20 / hour|
|South King Street Car Park||Blackpool Council||£2.50 / 2 hours|
|East Topping Street Car Park||Blackpool Council||£3.00 / 2 hours|
|Central||Blackpool Council||£3.00 / 2 hours|
How much is it to park at Blackpool?
Can you drive through Blackpool Illuminations 2021?
You can drive through Blackpool Illuminations and we recommend doing so!
How long does it take to drive through the Blackpool Illuminations?
The full recommended route is approximately six miles-long and should take the average walker an hour and 30 minutes, according to Google Maps.
What is the best way to see Blackpool Illuminations?
Drive from south shore to north shore, the traffic is slow moving so you get to see all the lights. The north shore has the best lights so i suggest heading there and parking up to have a good look at the light murals. Also worth walking down to the Tower because they project a light show onto it.