Manchester to Southport by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 4m
  • Distance
    54 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 13m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester to Southport by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Southport take around 1 hour and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 54 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Southport.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Southport?

Direct trains from Manchester to Southport have been found.

We usually find around 49 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Southport every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 54 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Southport?

The Manchester to Southport train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Manchester to Southport train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Southport is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 06:36 and the last train is around 22:40. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Manchester to Southport train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Manchester to Southport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Southport?

More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Southport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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