Southport to Salford by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 2m
  • Distance
    53 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 8m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Southport to Salford by train

Fast trains from Southport to Salford take around 1 hour and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 53 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southport and Salford.

1. Are there direct trains from Southport to Salford?

Direct trains from Southport to Salford have been found.

We usually find around 52 direct trains on the route from Southport to Salford every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 47 departures.

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

The Southport to Salford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Salford is usually scheduled to depart Southport around 06:17 and the last train is around 22:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southport around 06:48, and the last at 22:18.

When to book Southport to Salford 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 Salford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Southport and Salford?

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

  • 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.