Glasgow to Southport train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Southport

Showing times and prices for 20 Aug

Cheapest

£55

Average

£55

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transpennine Express
08:09Glasgow5h18 13:27Southport
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£551One-way
Transpennine Express
07:10Glasgow4h01 11:11Southport
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£561One-way

Train schedule Glasgow to Southport

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Transpennine Express
07:10Glasgow4h01 11:11Southport
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Transpennine Express
08:09Glasgow5h18 13:27Southport
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Southport

Showing times and prices for 20 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 1 m

Average

4 h 39 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

259 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Glasgow for Southport every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
07:10Glasgow4h01 11:11Southport
0 changes
£561One-way
Transpennine Express
08:09Glasgow5h18 13:27Southport
0 changes
£551One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Southport

distanceDistance161 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£132 (€149)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Glasgow to Southport cover the 161 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £58, but the average price of train tickets is £132. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Southport.

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 trains Glasgow to Southport

For as little as £58 you can travel by train from Glasgow to Southport with First TransPennine Express 3. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

First TransPennine Express 3

Save time and money by searching for and booking your First TransPennine Express 3 train between Glasgow and Southport online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest First TransPennine Express 3 train between Glasgow and Southport, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current First TransPennine Express 3 train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 161 miles (259 km) journey between Glasgow and Southport as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Southport from Glasgow, you can check straight away if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official First TransPennine Express 3 Glasgow to Southport train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Glasgow to Southport with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 43 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to Southport

Travel by train to Southport easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Southport.
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Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Glasgow to Southport for the next 7 days starting from £58  one way.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Glasgow to Southport is £132  one way.
You should expect to travel around 161 miles  to Southport from Glasgow by train.
On average the Glasgow to Southport train time is 3 h 35 min  covering the 161 miles long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Southport.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Southport most often arrive at Southport and need to travel around 0.3 miles (483 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Take the Glasgow to Southport train with Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Glasgow and Southport as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 15 trains a day from Glasgow to Southport. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to Southport, the first train leaves at 07: 10. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to Southport, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 35. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Southport schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Glasgow to Southport is on average £132 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Glasgow and Southport available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Southport
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip to Southport from Glasgow.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
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Public transport options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
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Public transport options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
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Public transport options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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Public transport options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road

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