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There are 4 ways to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Ormskirk

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 59 bus, bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the line 59 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand 59 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Ormskirk, Bus Station 2A

Taxi  •  36m

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Ormskirk 31.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  36m

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Ormskirk 31.3 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Ormskirk station. However, there are services departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall and arriving at Ormskirk, Bus Station via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Blackburn to Ormskirk. However, there are services departing from Blackburn and arriving at Ormskirk via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 45m.

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The distance between Blackburn and Ormskirk is 21 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk without a car is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs £7 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk, including transfers.

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Blackburn to Ormskirk bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall station.

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Blackburn to Ormskirk train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackburn station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs £7 - £12. Alternatively, you can line 59 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2h 37m.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Ormskirk.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Ormskirk, England?

You can take a train from Blackburn to Ormskirk via Preston in around 1h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Ormskirk via Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand and Preston City Centre, Bus Station in around 2h 37m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Preston
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Ormskirk
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Ormskirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Ormskirk
Ave. Duration
36m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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Blackburn to Ormskirk bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Ormskirk, Bus Station.

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Blackburn to Ormskirk train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Ormskirk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Ormskirk is 31 miles. It takes approximately 36m to drive from Blackburn to Ormskirk.

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