Duration 3h 27m
Distance 91 miles
Average price £43
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ormskirk and Derby takes 3h 27m and the fastest train takes 2h 46m. There is a train service every few hours from Ormskirk to Derby. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Ormskirk
  2. Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Crewe
  4. Derby
3h 48m
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£31 - £81

Ormskirk to Derby train times

Trains run hourly between Ormskirk and Derby. The earliest departure is at 06:19 in the morning, and the last departure from Ormskirk is at 23:37 which arrives into Derby at 07:24. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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No, there is no direct train from Ormskirk to Derby. However, there are services departing from Ormskirk and arriving at Derby via Liverpool Lime Street and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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The distance between Ormskirk and Derby is 74 miles. The road distance is 91 miles.

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Ormskirk to Derby train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Ormskirk station.

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Ormskirk to Derby train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Derby station.

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