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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  56 min

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

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 310 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 310 bus from Kirkdale, Virgil Street (St Martins Mews) 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

Questions & Answers

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 takes 20 min and costs £45 - £55.

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The distance between Liverpool and Skelmersdale is 21 km. The road distance is 26 km.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kirkdale, Virgil Street (St Martins Mews) and arriving at Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 6). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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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 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Pennylands, Apsen Way (Church Road/Mill Lane)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Kirkdale, Virgil Street (St Martins Mews) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Holmeswood Coaches Ltd
Website
holmeswood.uk.com
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 4) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
holmeswood.uk.com
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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