There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 395 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the line 395 bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3) 395 / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale 32.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale 32.2 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Skelmersdale 32.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Skelmersdale is 24 miles. The road distance is 32.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale without a car is to train and line 395 bus which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £9 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale is 32 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) 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 Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale.
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  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Skelmersdale, England?

There is no direct connection from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale. However, you can take the train to Wigan North Western, take the walk to Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station), then take the line 395 bus to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3). Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Skelmersdale.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Skelmersdale
Estimated price
$85 - $130

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