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There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Central to Formby

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 47 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Freshfield, Formby Gardens 47

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby 13.6 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby 13.6 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Queen Square Bus Station station and arriving at Freshfield, Formby Gardens. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Liverpool Central and arriving at Formby. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Liverpool Lime Street Station and Formby is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The train from Liverpool Central to Formby takes 28 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Queen Square Bus Station.

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Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Liverpool Central station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby is to train which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can line 47 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby.
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Liverpool Lime Street Station, England and Formby, England?

Merseyrail Electrics operates a train from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Freshfield, Formby Gardens
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Merseyside
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$25 - $40
Exec
$35 - $55
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Freshfield, Formby Gardens station.

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Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, arrive at Formby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby is 14 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Liverpool Lime Street Station to Formby.

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There are 663+ hotels available in Formby. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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