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

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Train  •  41m

  1. Take the train from Moorfields to Ormskirk

$31 - $39

3 alternative options

Train via Liverpool Central  •  44m

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Central to Ormskirk

$31 - $39

Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Skelmersdale 16.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20m

  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 20m.

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

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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 which takes 41m and costs £23 - £30.

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It takes approximately 41m to get from Liverpool to Skelmersdale, including transfers.

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

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There are 780+ hotels available in Skelmersdale. Prices start at $57 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: 41m

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

Merseyrail Electrics operates a train from Liverpool to Skelmersdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 32m.

Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Moorfields to Ormskirk
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Central to Ormskirk
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk

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