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Derby to Southport by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    21:44
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 55m
  • Distance
    131 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Derby to Southport by train

Fast trains from Derby to Southport take around 2 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 131 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Derby and Southport.

1. Are there direct trains from Derby to Southport?

Journeys between Derby and Southport usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Derby to Southport every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 25 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Derby to Southport?

The Derby to Southport train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Derby to Southport train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Southport is usually scheduled to depart Derby around 06:10 and the last train is around 00:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Derby around 06:40, and the last at 23:45.

When to book Derby to Southport train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Derby to Southport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Derby and Southport?

More than one train company operates on the route from Derby to Southport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.