Southport to Manchester train

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Cheap train tickets from Southport to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 30 May


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

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Train timetableSouthport to Manchester

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Train times from Southport to Manchester

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Fastest Journey

1 h 8 m


1 h 8 m

Trains per day



54 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Southport for Manchester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Southport to Manchester

distanceDistance33 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3), Merseyrail or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Southport to Manchester cover the 33 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 2 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), Merseyrail or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Southport and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and Merseyrail trains Southport to Manchester

Find the best trains to Manchester from Southport with Omio's travel partners Northern Rail (3) and Merseyrail from £8. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Mersey Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a network of commuter and regional services in the North West of England. Mersey Rail operates a variety of train types, including the Class 507 and Class 508 electric multiple units, and the Class 142 and Class 150 diesel multiple units. It also operates the Merseyrail Electrics, a fleet of electric multiple units. Mersey Rail offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Mersey Rail are Liverpool to Southport, Liverpool to Chester, and Liverpool to Ormskirk.

    FAQs: Southport to Manchester train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Southport to Manchester 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 Southport to Manchester.
    Cheap train tickets from Southport to Manchester can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Southport to Manchester is £10; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time to Manchester from Southport is on average 1 h 2 min   for the 33 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Southport to Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Southport to Manchester leaves at 05: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Southport to Manchester leaves at 21: 26.
    Yes, it is possible to travel from Southport to Manchester without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3). There are 6 direct trains from Southport to Manchester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Southport to Manchester.
    For the best Southport to Manchester train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail (3), Merseyrail or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Southport to Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 26.

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

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

    Important Stations and Airports in Southport and Manchester

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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Car Park London Street, Southport

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