There are 5 ways to get from Southport to St Helens by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Southport to Wigan Wallgate
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to St Helens Central

$9 - $14

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Bus, line 352 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Southport, Duke Street to Wigan, The Anvil 375 / ...
  2. Take the line 352 bus from Wigan, The Anvil to St Helens Bus Station 352

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southport to St Helens 19.7 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Southport to St Helens 19.7 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Southport to St Helens 19.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southport to St Helens is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southport to St Helens is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £55 - £70.

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The distance between Southport and St Helens is 28 km. The road distance is 32 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Southport to St Helens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southport to St Helens. However, there are services departing from Southport, Duke Street and arriving at St Helens Bus Station via Wigan, The Anvil. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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

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What companies run services between Southport, England and St Helens, England?

You can take a train from Southport to St Helens via Wigan Wallgate and Wigan North Western in around 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southport to St Helens via Wigan, The Anvil in around 2 h 45 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 St Helens Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Southport, Duke Street to Wigan, The Anvil
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, The Anvil to St Helens Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Southport to St Helens
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $55
uberXL
$50 - $70
UberExec
$50 - $75
Taxi from Southport to St Helens
Ave. Duration
29 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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