Southport to Peterborough by train

  • First train
    06:17
  • Last train
    23:16
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 40m
  • Distance
    219 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 13m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Southport to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Southport to Peterborough take around 3 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 219 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southport and Peterborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Southport to Peterborough?

Journeys between Southport and Peterborough usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Southport to Peterborough every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.

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

The Southport to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough is usually scheduled to depart Southport around 06:17 and the last train is around 23:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southport around 06:18, and the last at 23:16.

When to book Southport to Peterborough 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 Southport to Peterborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Southport and Peterborough?

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

  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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.