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Hillside train station is the local train station for anyone visiting or attending an event at the Royal Birkdale Golf course. The station sits in the south of Southport and offers daily services to the seaside town and Hunts Cross. The station has two platforms platform 1 is for southbound trains and platform 2 is used for northbound trains. Leaving from platform 1 you can head to Hunts Cross the journey time for this route is around 58 minutes. At platform 2 trains arrive every 15 minutes Monday to Saturday and every 30 minutes on Sundays en route to Southport station.


Entrance to the station is via Waterloo Road. The station has a manned ticket office from Monday through to Sunday. Facilities available for passengers to use include waiting rooms on both platforms, vending machine and extra outdoor seating. The station offers a drop off point outside the main building.

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Departures and arrivals from Hillside

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail11:161On time
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail11:222Late
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail11:311On time
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail11:352Late
to Hunts CrossMerseyrail11:461On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from SouthportMerseyrail11:161On time
from SouthportMerseyrail11:212Late
from SouthportMerseyrail11:311On time
from SouthportMerseyrail11:342Late
from SouthportMerseyrail11:461On time
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