There are 4 ways to get from Ormskirk to Preston by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Ormskirk to Preston

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) to Preston City Centre, Railway Station 2A

$9

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ormskirk to Preston 18.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Ormskirk to Preston 18.2 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Ormskirk to Preston is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ormskirk to Preston is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) station and arriving at Preston City Centre, Railway Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ormskirk and arriving at Preston. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Ormskirk and Preston is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ormskirk to Preston without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The train from Ormskirk to Preston takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ormskirk to Preston bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6).

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Ormskirk to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Ormskirk station.

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The best way to get from Ormskirk to Preston is to train which takes 29 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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Ormskirk to Preston bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, arrive at Preston City Centre, Railway Station.

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Ormskirk to Preston train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Preston station.

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Map of how to get from Ormskirk to Preston.
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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Ormskirk, England and Preston, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Ormskirk to Preston hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Ormskirk to Preston hourly. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6) to Preston City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ormskirk to Preston
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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