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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  33 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Wigan, Wallgate/Clayton St to Southport, Princes Street (The Wellington) 375 / ...

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wigan to Southport 20.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Wigan to Southport 20.9 miles

$4 - $7

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Wigan to Southport hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from Wigan to Southport every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, Wallgate/Clayton St to Southport, Princes Street (The Wellington)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wigan to Southport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Wigan to Southport?

The distance between Wigan and Southport is 27 km. The road distance is 33 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Wigan to Southport?

The cheapest way to get from Wigan to Southport is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Wigan to Southport?

The quickest way to get from Wigan to Southport is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £55 - £70.

Is there a direct train between Wigan and Southport?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wigan Wallgate and arriving at Southport. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

Is there a direct bus between Wigan and Southport?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wigan, Wallgate/Clayton St and arriving at Southport, Princes Street (The Wellington). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Wigan to Southport?

The train from Wigan Wallgate to Southport takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.