Timetables & Booking

Our services are starting to return to normal and our timetables will evolve as circumstances, staffing and tram availability change. The timetable given below will be amended and our booking system updated as we progress.

Safety has always been the number one priority at Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours. See how we are keeping you safe in 2020.

Our current scheduled operational days are:

701 at Pleasure Beach

This item is NEWIlluminations Tours

Line map of the Illuminations Tour route and stops

Our first tours leave from our Pleasure Beach Heritage Tram Stop each evening of the Illuminations around the switch-on time (or from late October, around 7pm). Please arrive 5 minutes before your tour departure time.

This season the Illuminations start on 4th September 2020 and the last night is 3rd January 2021. Our tour times will be shown on our booking pages as they change as the nights draw in.

Boarding for Illuminations Tours

Your booking will specify a particular date and tour time please arrive at our Pleasure Beach Heritage Tram stop least 5 minutes before the scheduled departure time shown on your booking confirmation. We are unable to allow refunds or reschedule for missed departures.

Promenade & Coastal Tours

Please arrive at the northbound North Pier & Tower Heritage Tram stop least 5 minutes before the scheduled departure time shown on your booking to allow boarding to be carried out safely.

August Bank Holiday Tours

DepartTour
Type *
Tram
Type **
Make a
Booking
10:30PromBalloonUpper Deck
Lower Deck
11:30PromVintageUpper Deck
Lower Deck
13:00CoastBalloonUpper Deck
Lower Deck
14:00PromBoat or
Single Deck
Book
15:30PromBoat or
Single Deck
Book

Prom = Promenade Tour (1 hr); Coast = Coastal Tour (2hr)

** The tram type is an indication only. The actual tram in service may have to be substituted for operational reasons. The (open) Boat tram will be used only when the weather allows.

You can select the tour booking in the Make a Booking column above (on some phones you may have to turn your screen to landscape/sideways to see it). You will be taken directly to our booking system. Or use the Book Now button at the bottom of your screen.

Promenade Tour

Line map of the Promeande Tour and stops

The 1 hour Promenade Tour will board at the North Pier & Tower (northbound) Heritage Tram stop. See the Promenade Tour page for more details of the tour.

Coastal Tour

Line Map of the Coastal Tour with stops

The 2 hour Coastal Tour will board at the North Pier & Tower (northbound) Heritage Tram stop. See the Coastal Tour page for more details of the tour.

Boarding for Coastal & Promenade Tours

Your booking will specify a particular date and tour time please arrive at our North Pier & Tower (northbound) Heritage Tram stop least 5 minutes before the scheduled departure time shown on your booking confirmation. We are unable to allow refunds or reschedule for missed departures.

This item is NEWGhost Tram

Our Ghost Tram tour returns for a 1hr 15m Halloween Special on 30 October with your host the excellent Victorian Ghost Hunter Stephen Mercer’s tales of terror and stories of the supernatural. See the Special Tours page for more details of this tour.

Boarding for your Ghost Tram

Your booking will specify a particular date and tour time please arrive at our North Pier & Tower (northbound) Heritage Tram Stop least 5 minutes before the scheduled departure time shown on your booking confirmation. We are unable to allow refunds or reschedule for missed departures.