This train station serves the seaside town of Southport, Merseyside. It is the terminus station of the Manchester to Southport Line and a branch of Merseyrail’s Northern Line.
Services from Southport include trains to Manchester Victoria and Wigan Wallgate.
Merseyrail trains go to Hunts Cross (via Formby, Moorfields, and Liverpool Central).
Southport Train Station is right in the heart of the town centre. The main entrance is on Chapel Street, a busy pedestrianised shopping area.
The drop-off zone and taxi rank are situated on London Street, on the eastern side of the station. There’s also an NCP car park here.
Lord Street is just a couple of hundred yards from the station. Other places nearby include Southport Town Hall, Wayfarers Arcade, and Southport Theatre and Convention Centre.
Tourist attractions and things to do near Southport Train Station include:
- Southport Pier (0.4 miles) - Leisure pier with amusements and cafe.
- Southport Model Railway Village (0.4 miles) - One-eighteenth scale model of a typical Lancashire village.
- King’s Gardens (0.4 miles) - Beautiful park in Southport town centre.
- Marine Lake Southport (0.4 miles) - Man-made lake in Southport.
- Lakeside Miniature Railway (0.6 miles) - 15 inch miniature steam railway. Runs from Marine Parade to Southport Pleasureland.
- Splash World Southport (0.6 miles) - Indoor water park.
- Tenpin Southport (0.6 miles) - Ten pin bowling and entertainment centre at Ocean Plaza, Southport.
- Southport Pleasureland (0.7 miles) - Theme park with free entry.
Cinemas near Southport Train Station include:
- Vue Cinema Southport (0.7 miles) - 8-screen multiplex cinema.
Places to shop near Southport Train Station include:
- Wayfarers Shopping Arcade (0.2 miles) - Beautiful shopping arcade on Lord Street.
- Central 12 Shopping Park (0.3 miles) - Retail park near Southport Train Station.
- Ocean Plaza Southport (0.6 miles) - Retail and leisure park.
Hotels near Southport Train Station include:
- The Vincent Hotel (0.2 miles)
- The Metro (0.3 miles)
- Albert & Victoria Hotel (0.3 miles)
- The Bold Hotel (0.3 miles)
- Royal Clifton Hotel & Spa (0.4 miles)
- Lord Street Hotel (0.4 miles)
- Balmoral Lodge Hotel (0.6 miles)
Map showing location of Southport Train Station.
Southport Train Station
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