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There are 4 ways to get from Leyland to Southport by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Leyland to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport

$10 - $16

3 alternative options

Line 2 bus  •  1 h 49 min

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

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leyland to Southport 16.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Leyland to Southport 16.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Leyland to Southport is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leyland to Southport is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leyland to Southport. However, there are services departing from Leyland and arriving at Southport via Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Leyland and Southport is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Leyland to Southport without a car is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £7 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Leyland to Southport, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Leyland to Southport is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £7 - £13. Alternatively, you can line 2 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 49 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leyland to Southport is 17 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Leyland to Southport.

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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Leyland to Southport via Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate in around 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Leyland to Southport hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leyland to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from Leyland to Southport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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