There are 4 ways to get from Ormskirk to Lancaster University 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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Ormskirk to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Lancaster
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Lancaster University, Sports Centre 3 / ...

$15 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON BUS STATION Stand 22) 2A
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) 40 / ...

$9 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ormskirk to Lancaster University 46.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Ormskirk to Lancaster University 46.1 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ormskirk to Lancaster University is to bus which costs £6 - £11 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ormskirk to Lancaster University is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Ormskirk and Lancaster University is 31 miles. The road distance is 46.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Ormskirk to Lancaster University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ormskirk station to Lancaster University. However, there are services departing from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) and arriving at Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Ormskirk, England and Lancaster University, England?

You can take a bus from Ormskirk to Lancaster University via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON BUS STATION Stand 22), Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2), and Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6) in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Ormskirk to Preston
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Lancaster University, Sports Centre
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON BUS STATION Stand 22)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster University, University Gates (University Entrance A6)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) to Lancaster University, Sports Centre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ormskirk to Lancaster University
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk

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