Southport travel guide

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You're Going to Love Southport

With a population of 93,044, Southport is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Southport

If you’re looking for affordable options, Villaggio Cucina (31 Liverpool Road Birkdale) and Lilibets (24 Stanley Street) are great picks.

When to visit Southport

Southport in February
Estimated hotel price
S$ 84
1 night at 3-star hotel
Southport in February
Estimated hotel price
S$ 84
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Southport

Plane

When flying to Southport, you’ll arrive at Blackpool (BLK), which is located 14 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Southport from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 15h 30m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Southport, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Southport to Liverpool takes 0h 31m and costs around S$ 7 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Carlisle, expect to pay about S$ 55 for a 2h 08m trip. Located 3.1 km from the city centre, Southport Hillside, Merseyside is the busiest station in Southport. Another popular train station is Southport Birkdale, located 1.7 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Southport is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 308 km from Southport. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Southport, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From Leeds, the bus ride to Southport takes 113 km and will cost you around S$ 19. From Birmingham, the ticket costs about S$ 20 for a journey of 209 km.

Plane

When flying to Southport, you’ll arrive at Blackpool (BLK), which is located 14 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Southport from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 15h 30m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Southport, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Southport to Liverpool takes 0h 31m and costs around S$ 7 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Carlisle, expect to pay about S$ 55 for a 2h 08m trip. Located 3.1 km from the city centre, Southport Hillside, Merseyside is the busiest station in Southport. Another popular train station is Southport Birkdale, located 1.7 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Southport is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 308 km from Southport. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Southport, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From Leeds, the bus ride to Southport takes 113 km and will cost you around S$ 19. From Birmingham, the ticket costs about S$ 20 for a journey of 209 km.

Airports near Southport

Airlines serving Southport

Lufthansa
Good (4,680 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,747 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,178 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,443 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,602 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,103 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,367 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,213 reviews)
LOT
Good (665 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (927 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
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Where to stay in Southport

Average rates range from around S$ 127 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 219 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Southport

Most booked hotels in Southport

Big Blue Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 135+
The Vincent Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
S$ 174+
The Imperial Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
S$ 94+
Travelodge Blackpool South Shore
3 stars
Excellent (9.2, Excellent reviews)
S$ 80+
Travelodge Southport
3 stars
Good (7.2, Good reviews)
S$ 65+
Prince Of Wales Hotel
3 stars
Good (7.1, Good reviews)
S$ 89+

Hiring a car in Southport

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Southport (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.79 and S$ 39.72. The most frequently booked car type in Southport is Standard (Ford Kuga or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Opel Corsa or similar) is, on average, 62% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Southport (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.79 and S$ 39.72. The most frequently booked car type in Southport is Standard (Ford Kuga or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Opel Corsa or similar) is, on average, 62% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.