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

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Line 471 bus, train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Elton, Derby Arms to Bolton Interchange 471
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Wigan North Western
  3. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport

$12 - $19

4 alternative options

Line 471 bus, line 540 bus, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange 471 / ...
  2. Take the line 540 bus from Bolton Interchange to Wigan, Wallgate 540
  3. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport

$13 - $19

Train, line 2 bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bolton to Preston
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Preston City Centre, station to Southport, Eastbank Street 2

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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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 471 bus and train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £9 - £15.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Bury to Southport, including transfers.

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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 906+ 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 3 min

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

There is no direct connection from Bury to Southport. However, you can take the line 471 bus to Bolton Interchange, take the walk to Bolton, take the train to Wigan North Western, take the walk to Wigan Wallgate, then take the train to Southport. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bury to Southport via Bolton Interchange, Wigan, Wallgate, and Wigan Wallgate in around 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Preston
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Preston
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Elton, Derby Arms to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
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 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, station to Southport, Eastbank Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
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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