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There are 4 ways to get from Southport to Chorley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Southport to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Chorley

$14 - $35

3 alternative options

Line 2 bus, line 125 bus  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station 2
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station 125 / ...

Taxi  •  31m

  1. Take a taxi from Southport to Chorley 20.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31m

  1. Drive from Southport to Chorley 20.2 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Southport to Chorley is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Southport to Chorley is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southport to Chorley station. However, there are services departing from Southport, Duke Street and arriving at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southport to Chorley. However, there are services departing from Southport and arriving at Chorley via Wigan North Western and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 30m.

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The distance between Southport and Chorley is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southport to Chorley without a car is to train which takes 1h 30m and costs £11 - £27.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Southport to Chorley, including transfers.

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

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Southport to Chorley train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Southport station.

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The best way to get from Southport to Chorley is to train which takes 1h 30m and costs £11 - £27. Alternatively, you can line 2 bus and line 125 bus, which costs and takes 2h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Southport to Chorley.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Southport, England and Chorley, Lancashire, England?

You can take a train from Southport to Chorley via Wigan Wallgate, Wigan North Western, and Preston in around 1h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southport to Chorley via Preston City Centre, Bus Station in around 2h 12m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Southport to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Chorley
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from Southport to Chorley
Ave. Duration
31m
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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Southport to Chorley bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Southport to Chorley train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Chorley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southport to Chorley is 20 miles. It takes approximately 31m to drive from Southport to Chorley.

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