Manchester to Southport train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Southport

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Southport is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
11:091h21
Manchester
12:30Southport
£51One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:331h09
Manchester
09:42Southport
£81One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
19:282h18
Manchester
21:46Southport
£81One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:282h42
Manchester
11:10Southport
£171One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester to Southport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 May
Northern Rail
08:331h09
Manchester
09:42Southport
0 changes
Northern Rail
11:091h21
Manchester
12:30Southport
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:282h42
Manchester
11:10Southport
0 changes
Northern Rail
19:282h18
Manchester
21:46Southport
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester to Southport

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 9 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

54 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester for Southport every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:331h09
Manchester
09:42Southport
£81One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
11:091h21
Manchester
12:30Southport
£51One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
19:282h18
Manchester
21:46Southport
£81One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:282h42
Manchester
11:10Southport
£171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Southport

distanceDistance33 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester to Southport cover the 33 miles long route taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £10, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Southport.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) trains Manchester to Southport

Buy your official Northern Rail (3) train tickets to Southport from Manchester from £8 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between Manchester and Southport. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Train information from Manchester to Southport with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 1 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: £8
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Manchester to Southport train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Southport.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Southport can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Southport is £10; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Southport train travel time is 1 h 8 min   for the 33 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Southport leaves at 04: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Southport leaves at 20: 33.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Manchester to Southport without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3). There are 12 direct trains from Manchester to Southport each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Manchester to Southport train with Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Southport from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 33.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Southport, located 0.3 miles (483 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Southport from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 8 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester to Southport is January.
You have options as you can travel to Southport from Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Southport

Manchester
Southport
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your trip between Manchester and Southport.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria, Oxford Road or DeansgateAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Manchester, Abraham Moss

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