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

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Bus Stagecoach in Lancashire  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) X2

$10 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus Preston Bus  •  1 h 16 min

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

$10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 40 min

  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

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chorley to Southport 20.3 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  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 31 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand L) station and arriving at Southport, The Monument (Christ Church). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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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 1 h 40 min.

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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 bus which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £7 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Chorley to Southport, including transfers.

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Chorley to Southport bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand L).

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Map of how to get from Chorley to Southport.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Chorley to Southport every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chorley to Southport via Preston, Wigan North Western, and Wigan Wallgate in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chorley to Preston
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33 min
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
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Southport, The Monument (Christ Church)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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
Other operators
Taxi from Chorley to Southport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$75 - $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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