COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply. Learn More.
Duration 2h 14m
Distance 52.6 miles
Average price £39
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Macclesfield and Southport takes 2h 14m and the fastest train takes 1h 35m. There is a train service every few hours from Macclesfield 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

  1. Macclesfield
  2. Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Southport
2h 26m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£22 - £118

Macclesfield to Southport train times

Trains run hourly between Macclesfield and Southport. The earliest departure is at 01:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Macclesfield is at 21:02 which arrives into Southport at 22:37. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 2h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Macclesfield 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.

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 Macclesfield to Southport. However, there are services departing from Macclesfield and arriving at Southport via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

More details

The distance between Macclesfield and Southport is 45 miles. The road distance is 52.6 miles.

Get driving directions

Macclesfield to Southport train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Macclesfield station.

More details

Macclesfield to Southport train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Southport station.

More details

Book your Macclesfield to Southport train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 1096+ hotels available in Southport. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Macclesfield and Southport?

You can take a train from Macclesfield to Southport via Manchester Piccadilly in around 2h 26m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Macclesfield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £13
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Southport
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£18 - £25

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