Duration 3h 42m
Distance 198.4 miles
Average price £210
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Edinburgh and Southport takes 3h 42m and the fastest train takes 3h 21m. The train service runs several times per day from Edinburgh to Southport. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 3h 33m

  1. Edinburgh
  2. Southport
3h 33m
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£85 - £276

Edinburgh to Southport train times

Trains run every four hours between Edinburgh and Southport. The earliest departure is at 10:52 in the morning, and the last departure from Edinburgh is at 18:52 which arrives into Southport at 22:38. All services require a transfer at Wigan North Western and take an average of 3h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Edinburgh to Southport? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Southport. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Southport via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 33m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Southport is 160 miles. The road distance is 198.4 miles.

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Edinburgh to Southport train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Southport train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wigan North Western station.

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There are 1134+ hotels available in Southport. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh and Southport?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Edinburgh to Southport every 4 hours. Tickets cost £75 - £270 and the journey takes 2h 36m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £20

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