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There are 6 ways to get from Chorley to Southport by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the train from Chorley to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Wigan North Western
  3. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport

$14 - $36

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Line 2 bus  •  1h 55m

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

Line 125 bus, line 2 bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the line 125 bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station 125 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Southport, Eastbank Street 2

Bus, line 2 bus  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Eaves Lane, St James Bowling Club to Preston City Centre, station 114
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Preston City Centre, station to Southport, Eastbank Street 2

Taxi  •  31m

  1. Take a taxi from Chorley to Southport 20.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31m

  1. Drive from Chorley to Southport 20.3 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Chorley to Southport is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Chorley to Southport is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chorley station to Southport. However, there are services departing from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Southport, Eastbank Street via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chorley to Southport. However, there are services departing from Chorley and arriving at Southport via Preston and Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between Chorley and Southport is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chorley to Southport without a car is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £11 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from Chorley to Southport, including transfers.

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Chorley to Southport bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Chorley to Southport is to train which takes 1h 33m and costs £11 - £28. Alternatively, you can line 2 bus, which costs and takes 1h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Chorley to Southport.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

What companies run services between Chorley, Lancashire, England and Southport, England?

You can take a train from Chorley to Southport via Preston, Wigan North Western, and Wigan Wallgate in around 1h 33m. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Chorley to Southport hourly, and the journey takes 1h 7m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chorley to Preston
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, station to Southport, Eastbank Street
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Southport, Eastbank Street
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Eaves Lane, St James Bowling Club to Preston City Centre, station
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chorley to Southport
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$70 - $90
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Chorley to Southport bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Southport, Eastbank Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chorley to Southport is 20 miles. It takes approximately 31m to drive from Chorley to Southport.

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