Southport is located on the coastline north of Liverpool and south of Preston (and Blackpool) Trunk roads lead directly to Southport from both main towns. Ormskirk is 7 miles to the east.
BY ROAD from the south, follow the M6 motorway to Junction 26. from where the M58 will lead you Junction 3, which is signposted to Ormskirk and Southport. If approaching from the north, ...
BY RAIL There are excellent connections to Southport via Manchester, Liverpool and Wigan. Please note that there is no train service from Preston.