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

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Bus Preston Bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, Duke Street to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand M) 347

$11

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Bus Stagecoach in Lancashire  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, Duke Street to Preston City Centre, Railway Station X2

$10 - $12

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  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

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southport to Chorley 20.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  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 31 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Southport, Duke Street and arriving at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand M) station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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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 1 h 33 min.

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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 bus which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £8.

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The bus from Southport, Duke Street to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand M) takes 1 h 19 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Southport to Chorley bus services, operated by Preston Bus, 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 bus which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £27 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Southport to Chorley.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

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

Preston Bus operates a bus from Southport to Chorley every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southport to Chorley via Wigan Wallgate, Wigan North Western, and Preston in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Southport to Wigan Wallgate
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Chorley
Ave. Duration
13 min
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
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Southport, Duke Street to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand M)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
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
Other operators
Taxi from Southport to Chorley
Ave. Duration
31 min
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 Preston Bus, arrive at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand M).

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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 31 min to drive from Southport to Chorley.

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