Duration 58 min
Distance 17.8 miles
Average price £14
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Preston and Southport takes 58 min and the fastest train takes 48 min. There is an hourly train service from Preston 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 • 1h 7m

  1. Wigan Wallgate
  2. Southport
1h 7m
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£10 - £31

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Preston 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 Preston to Southport. However, there are services departing from Preston and arriving at Southport via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 7m.

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The distance between Preston and Southport is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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Preston to Southport train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Wigan Wallgate station.

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

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There are 1119+ hotels available in Southport. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Preston and Southport?

Northern Rail operates a train from Preston to Southport hourly. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 33 min.

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