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This station offers assistance to customers who have not pre-booked any passenger assistance. We recognise that some customers already travel without having pre-booked assistance. Assistance can still be pre-booked for travel from/to this station

Southport Train Station facilities

The Merseyside town of Southport is served by this large station. Opened in August 1851, the six-platformed station has undergone many redesigns to arrive at the modern, bustling transport hub that sees more than four million passengers every year coming through its doors.

Many of those passengers are tourists and holidaymakers wanting to experience the glorious sands of Southport and the Sefton dunes. Southport town is full of quaint charm, with numerous attractions, shops and culturally interesting highlights - you’ll always find something new to explore.

How far is Southport Station from Liverpool Airport?

It takes around an hour and a half to travel by train from Southport to Liverpool Airport.

How far is the walk from Southport Station to Southport town centre?

The walk from the station to Southport’s town centre takes around five minutes if you go via Chapel Street.

Does Southport Station have car park facilities?

There is no car parking at Southport Station.

Are there secure bike storage facilities at Southport Station?

There are 96 kike storage facilities at Southport Station.

What facilities are available at Southport Station?

  • Toilets
  • Station Buffet
  • Shops
  • ATM
  • Postbox
  • Telephones - coins and card
  • Disabled Access - the station is step-free throughout, and there are induction loops and ramps available

Inspired to find out more about Southport? We’ve put together the following guide outlining all the amazing places you can visit while you’re there.

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