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

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Moorfields to Southport

$6 - $9

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Southport, Duke Street X2 / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Southport 19.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Southport 19.3 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Liverpool to Southport 19.3 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Southport is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Southport is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) and arriving at Southport, Duke Street. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Moorfields and arriving at Southport. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Southport is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Southport without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The train from Moorfields to Southport takes 41 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Liverpool to Southport bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) station.

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Liverpool to Southport train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Moorfields station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Southport is to train which takes 41 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Southport.
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

Merseyrail Electrics operates a train from Liverpool to Southport every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Liverpool to Southport every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Southport, Duke Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Southport, Nevill Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Southport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Liverpool to Southport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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uber.com
Access
$30 - $50
Assist
$30 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
Exec
$50 - $70
UberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi from Liverpool to Southport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Liverpool to Southport bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Southport, Duke Street station.

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Liverpool to Southport train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Southport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Southport is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Liverpool to Southport.

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