There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 310 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Moorfields to Ormskirk
  2. Take the line 310 bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 3) to Pennylands, Apsen Way (Church Road/Mill Lane) 310 / ...

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Line 310 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 310 bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 6) 310

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Skelmersdale 16.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Skelmersdale 16.1 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) and arriving at Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 6). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Skelmersdale is 13 miles. The road distance is 16.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale without a car is to train and line 310 bus which takes 57 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Skelmersdale bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, depart from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) station.

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Liverpool to Skelmersdale bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 6) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Skelmersdale is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Liverpool to Skelmersdale.

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There are 699+ hotels available in Skelmersdale. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Skelmersdale, England?

Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from Liverpool to Skelmersdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 3) to Pennylands, Apsen Way (Church Road/Mill Lane)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Vauxhall, Leeds Street (Kingsway Tunnel Entrance) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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