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Duration 3h 17m
Distance 55.5 miles
Average price £48
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Skipton and Southport takes 3h 17m and the fastest train takes 2h 32m. The train service runs several times per day from Skipton 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. Skipton
  2. Lancaster
  3. Wigan Wallgate
  4. Southport
2h 56m
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£37 - £91

Skipton to Southport train times

Trains run every four hours between Skipton and Southport. The earliest departure is at 08:56 in the morning, and the last departure from Skipton is at 20:00 which arrives into Southport at 23:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Skipton to Southport. However, there are services departing from Skipton and arriving at Southport via Lancaster and Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m.

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The distance between Skipton and Southport is 46 miles. The road distance is 55.5 miles.

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Skipton to Southport train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Skipton station.

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

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

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What companies run services between Skipton and Southport?

You can take a train from Skipton to Southport via Lancaster, Wigan North Western, and Wigan Wallgate in around 2h 56m.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Skipton to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£17 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £29
Train from Lancaster to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £13

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