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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Southport to Burnley Manchester Road

$21 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Railway Station X2
  2. Take the train from Preston to Burnley Manchester Road

$15 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand X2
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) 152

$16

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southport to Burnley 40.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Southport to Burnley 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Southport to Burnley is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southport to Burnley is to taxi which costs £110 - £130 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southport to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Southport, Duke Street and arriving at Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street) via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Southport and arriving at Burnley Manchester Road. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Southport and Burnley is 33 miles. The road distance is 40.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southport to Burnley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £16 - £24.

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The train from Southport to Burnley Manchester Road takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Southport to Burnley bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Southport, Duke Street station.

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Map of how to get from Southport to Burnley.
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  • Distance: 33.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Southport to Burnley hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southport to Burnley via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Southport to Burnley Manchester Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Burnley Manchester Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28) to Burnley, St James Street (Bethesda Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southport to Burnley
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk

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