There are 5 ways to get from Ormskirk to York by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Ormskirk to Liverpool Central
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to York

$40 - $62

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Line 310 bus, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 310 bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7) to Queen Square Bus Station 310
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool University to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express / ...

$20 - $32

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Line 375 bus, train TransPennine Express  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 375 bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 2) to Wigan, Wallgate Stn (Takeaway) 375 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Victoria
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to York

$38 - $56

Line 375 bus, train via Todmorden  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 375 bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 2) to Wigan, Wallgate Stn (Takeaway) 375 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Todmorden
  3. Take the train from Todmorden to York

$34 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Ormskirk to York 96.8 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Ormskirk to York is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ormskirk to York is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ormskirk station to York. However, there are services departing from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7) and arriving at York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) via Queen Square Bus Station, Liverpool University and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ormskirk to York. However, there are services departing from Ormskirk and arriving at York via Liverpool Lime Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Ormskirk and York is 79 miles. The road distance is 96.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ormskirk to York without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Ormskirk to York, including transfers.

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Ormskirk to York bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7).

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Ormskirk to York train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Ormskirk station.

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The best way to get from Ormskirk to York is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 310 bus and bus, which costs £16 - £25 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Ormskirk to York.
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  • Distance: 78.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Ormskirk to York via Liverpool Central and Liverpool Lime Street in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ormskirk to York via Queen Square Bus Station, Kensington, Crown Street, Liverpool University, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 5 h 42 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Manchester Victoria to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Todmorden
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Todmorden to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 2) to Wigan, Wallgate Stn (Takeaway)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 7) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

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