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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  41 min

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. X2 / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. 19.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  27 min

  1. 19.3 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  27 min

  1. 19.3 miles

$35 - $55

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 UK operates a bus from Liverpool to Southport every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
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
$4 - $6
Schedules at
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Liverpool to Southport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $55
UberExec
$50 - $75
uberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Liverpool to Southport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Liverpool and Southport is 26 km. The road distance is 31 km.

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

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

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

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.

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