Duration 1h 15m
Distance 9.4 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Kirkby and Burscough takes 1h 15m and the fastest train takes 54 min. There is a train service every few hours from Kirkby to Burscough. 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 via Wigan Wallgate

  1. Kirkby
  2. Wigan Wallgate
  3. Burscough
1h 5m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£9 - £16

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Kirkby to Burscough? 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.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United Kingdom. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United Kingdom.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Kirkby to Burscough. However, there are services departing from Kirkby and arriving at Burscough Bridge via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 5m.

More details

The distance between Kirkby and Burscough is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.4 miles.

Get driving directions

Kirkby to Burscough train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Kirkby station.

More details

Kirkby to Burscough train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Burscough Bridge station.

More details

Book your Kirkby to Burscough train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 1250+ hotels available in Burscough. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Kirkby and Burscough?

You can take a train from Kirkby to Burscough via Wigan Wallgate in around 1h 5m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Kirkby to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£7 - £10
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Burscough Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£3 - £5
Anytime Day 1st Class
£4 - £6

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps