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There are 6 ways to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the train from Adlington (Lancs) to Preston
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, station to Southport, Wellington Street X2 / ...

£9 - £14

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Bus via Wigan Bus Station  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Wigan Bus Station to Southport, Wellington Street 375 / ...

£6 - £9

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Adlington (Lancs) to Bolton
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Southport

£13 - £23

Bus  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station to Southport, Eastbank Street 347

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport 22.5 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport 22.5 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport. However, there are services departing from Blackrod, Blacrod Bypass and arriving at Southport, Wellington Street via Wigan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport. However, there are services departing from Adlington (Lancs) and arriving at Southport via Bolton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Adlington (Lancs) and Southport is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 26m and costs £8 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport, including transfers.

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Adlington (Lancs) to Southport bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, depart from Wigan Bus Station.

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Adlington (Lancs) to Southport train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Adlington (Lancs) station.

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The best way to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs £13 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport.
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  • Distance: 16.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

What companies run services between Adlington (Lancs), England and Southport, England?

You can take a train from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport via Bolton in around 1h 38m. Alternatively, Homeswood Coaches operates a bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station to Southport, Eastbank Street every 3 hours, and the journey takes 1h 17m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Adlington (Lancs) to Preston
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£6 - £10
Train from Adlington (Lancs) to Bolton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£5 - £8
Train from Bolton to Southport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £16
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, station to Southport, Wellington Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Homeswood Coaches
Phone
+44 1704 821245
Website
holmeswoodcoaches.com
Bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station to Southport, Eastbank Street
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
holmeswoodcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Premier Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 244 424
Hindley Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 253 535
Crusader Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 49 49 49
Bluestar Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 24 24 24
Website
wigantaxis.co.uk
Orbit Taxis
Phone
+44 1204 465 555
Website
orbit.taxi
Bradshawgate Taxis
Phone
+44 1204 861 010
Bolton Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7903 565 024
Rainbow Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 711 441

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Adlington (Lancs) to Southport bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Southport, Wellington Street station.

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Adlington (Lancs) to Southport train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Southport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Adlington (Lancs) to Southport is 22 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Adlington (Lancs) to Southport.

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