Manchester to Southport train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Southport

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Southport is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Northern Rail
05:34AM1h28
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
07:02AMSouthport station (SOP)
$101One-way
1 transfer
Northern Rail
05:55AM1h30
Deansgate (DGT)
07:25AMSouthport station (SOP)
$101One-way
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
05:58AM2h27
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
08:25AMSouthport station (SOP)
$261One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester to Southport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
Northern Rail
05:34AM1h28
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
07:02AMSouthport station (SOP)
1 transfer
Northern Rail
05:55AM1h30
Deansgate (DGT)
07:25AMSouthport station (SOP)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
05:58AM2h27
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
08:25AMSouthport station (SOP)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Southport

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 28 m

Average

1 h 48 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

54 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Southport without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Northern Rail
05:34AM1h28
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
07:02AMSouthport station (SOP)
$101One-way
1 transfer
Northern Rail
05:55AM1h30
Deansgate (DGT)
07:25AMSouthport station (SOP)
$101One-way
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
05:58AM2h27
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
08:25AMSouthport station (SOP)
$261One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Southport

distanceDistance33 miles (54 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester to Southport cover the 33 miles (54 km) long route taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $13 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Southport.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Southport trains

Buy your official Northern Rail (3) train tickets from Manchester to Southport from $7 (€6) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Manchester to Southport. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Southport train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 8 min
  • Cheapest Price: $7
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to Southport

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester to Southport easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Southport.
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Southport can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Southport is $13 (€11); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Southport train time is 1 h 8 min   covering the 33 mile (54 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Southport leaves at 4: 34 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Southport leaves at 8: 33 PM.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from Manchester to Southport with Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Manchester to Southport, you can count on Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Southport. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Manchester to Southport and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 33 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Southport, located 0.3 miles (483 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Southport from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 8 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Southport by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Manchester to Southport including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Southport

Manchester
Southport
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Victoria for your journey from Manchester to Southport.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
The major train station for arrivals in Southport is Southport. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Southport for your journey to Southport from Manchester.
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Public transit options for Southport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Car Park London Street, Southport

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