There are 3 ways to get from Preston to Southport by bus, taxi or car

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

Bus  •  49 min

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

$3 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston to Southport 17.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Preston to Southport 17.7 miles

$3 - $6

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Preston to Southport every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 49 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
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
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Preston to Southport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Preston and Southport is 24 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Preston to Southport is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Preston to Southport is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £50 - £60.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Southport, The Monument (Christ Church). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

The bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Southport, The Monument (Christ Church) takes 49 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.