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There are 3 ways to get from Sheffield to Southport by train or car

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Southport

$41 - $57

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Train TransPennine Express  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western
  3. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport

$38 - $54

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Southport 83.8 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Southport is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Southport is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Southport. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Southport via Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Southport is 66 miles. The road distance is 83.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Southport without a car is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Sheffield to Southport, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Southport train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Sheffield station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Southport is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Sheffield to Southport.

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  • Distance: 66.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Sheffield to Southport via Liverpool South Parkway in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk

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