There are 5 ways to get from Bury to Southport by tram, train, bus, taxi or car

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Line 4 tram, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Southport

$16 - $23

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Line 540 bus, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 540 bus from Bolton Interchange to Wigan, Wallgate 540
  2. Take the bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Southport, Wellington Street 375 / ...

$14 - $18

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Line 125 bus, bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 125 bus from Bolton Interchange to Chorley Town Centre, Railway Station 125
  2. Take the bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand L) to Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) 347

$19 - $20

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bury to Southport 44.9 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Bury to Southport 44.9 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Bury to Southport is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury to Southport is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury to Southport. However, there are services departing from Bury, East Lancs Railway and arriving at Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) via Bolton Interchange and Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand L). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Bury and Southport is 29 miles. The road distance is 44.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury to Southport without a car is to line 4 tram and train which takes 2 h and costs £12 - £18.

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Bury to Southport, including transfers.

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Bury to Southport bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Bolton Interchange station.

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Bury to Southport bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury to Southport is 45 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Bury to Southport.

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There are 947+ hotels available in Southport. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bury to Southport.
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  • Distance: 29.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Bury, England and Southport, England?

You can take a bus from Bury to Southport via Bolton Interchange, Chorley Town Centre, Railway Station, and Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand L) in around 3 h 26 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Chorley Town Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand L) to Southport, The Monument (Christ Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Wigan, Wallgate
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Southport, Wellington Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bury to Southport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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