General (and hopefully useful) Information

We have one parking space onsite.

We do not charge for parking, but do ask for a donation in the RNLI lifeboat collection box.

Parking is on a first come, first served basis.

There are lots of places to park nearby, on Hornby Road there are two car parks and the main Central Car park is just a few minutes walk away. See: for more information.

If you are coming from Blackpool North Station, a taxi will cost about £5, or about £7 from Blackpool South

We find C Cabs the most reliable and friendly, their number is: 01253 29 29 29

Approximate distance / time from Selenite to:

Town Centre: 400m / 5 mins
Seafront: 500m / 5 mins
Coral Island / McDonald’s: 550m / 7 mins
The Blackpool Tower, Dungeon, Ballroom & Circus: 600m / 8 min
Sealife Centre: 550m / 7 mins
Winter Gardens: 400m / 6mins
Opera House: 600m / 7 min
The Grand Theatre / Nandos / Costa: 650m / 8 min
Viva & Tourist Information: 800m / 10 min
North Pier: 900m / 11 min
Central Pier: 750m / 10 min*
Blackpool North Station / Sainsburys: 1km / 15 min
Gay Village (for Funny Girls, The Flying Handbag): 1.2km / 15 mins
South Pier / Velvet Coaster: 2.6km / 40 min*
Pleasure Beach / Sandcastle Water Park: 2.8km / 45 min*

Times are based on a slow paced walk, i.e, with children or luggage.
8 does not account for busy periods.