Cross Gates Rail Station to Ainsdale Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 4 hours 33 mins

Cross Gates Rail Station to Ainsdale Rail Station

Leave at 23:48 and arrive at 07:23
Journey time 07:35
You will need to make 6 changes

Start with Northern Rail to Leeds

  • Leeds Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for First TransPennine Express to Manchester Piccadilly

  • Manchester Piccadilly Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Wigan North Western

  • Manchester Oxford Road Rail Station
  • Wigan North Western Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Wigan Wallgate Rail Station

  • Wigan Wallgate Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Southport

  • Gathurst Rail Station
  • Appley Bridge Rail Station
  • Parbold Rail Station
  • Burscough Bridge Rail Station
  • Meols Cop Rail Station
  • Southport Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Merseyrail to Ainsdale

  • Birkdale Rail Station
  • Hillside Rail Station
  • Ainsdale Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Cross Gates Rail Station to Ainsdale Rail Station

Leave at 05:47 and arrive at 08:58
Journey time 03:11
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Northern Rail to Leeds

  • Leeds Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for First TransPennine Express to Liverpool Lime Street

  • Dewsbury Rail Station
  • Huddersfield Rail Station
  • Manchester Victoria Rail Station
  • Newton-le-Willows Rail Station
  • Lea Green Rail Station
  • Liverpool Lime Street Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Moorfields Rail Station

  • Moorfields Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Merseyrail to Ainsdale

  • Sandhills Rail Station
  • Bank Hall Rail Station
  • Bootle Oriel Road Rail Station
  • Bootle New Strand Rail Station
  • Seaforth & Litherland Rail Station
  • Waterloo (Merseyside) Rail Station
  • Blundellsands & Crosby Rail Station
  • Hall Road Rail Station
  • Hightown Rail Station
  • Formby Rail Station
  • Freshfield Rail Station
  • Ainsdale Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Cross Gates Rail Station to Ainsdale Rail Station

Leave at 06:57 and arrive at 09:52
Journey time 02:55
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with First TransPennine Express to Manchester Piccadilly

  • Leeds Rail Station
  • Huddersfield Rail Station
  • Slaithwaite Rail Station
  • Marsden Rail Station
  • Greenfield Rail Station
  • Mossley (Manchester) Rail Station
  • Stalybridge Rail Station
  • Manchester Piccadilly Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Northern Rail to Southport

  • Manchester Oxford Road Rail Station
  • Salford Crescent Rail Station
  • Bolton Rail Station
  • Westhoughton Rail Station
  • Hindley Rail Station
  • Wigan Wallgate Rail Station
  • Gathurst Rail Station
  • Appley Bridge Rail Station
  • Parbold Rail Station
  • Burscough Bridge Rail Station
  • Meols Cop Rail Station
  • Southport Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Merseyrail to Ainsdale

  • Birkdale Rail Station
  • Hillside Rail Station
  • Ainsdale Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Ainsdale Rail Station to Cross Gates Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

Frequently asked questions

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