There are 4 ways to get from Ormskirk to York by train, bus 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 TransPennine Express  •  2 h 53 min

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

$45 - $67

Cheapest option

Line 310 bus, bus  •  6 h 5 min

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

$23 - $34

2 alternative options

Train Northern Rail  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Burscough Bridge to Todmorden
  2. Take the train from Todmorden to York

$38 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Ormskirk to York 96.8 miles

$20 - $30

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, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 6 h 5 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 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $27
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burscough Bridge to Todmorden
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Todmorden to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Want to know more about Flixbus?, Travelling around the UAE and How to get from JFK to New York City - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ormskirk to York?

The distance between Ormskirk and York is 126 km. The road distance is 155 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ormskirk to York?

The cheapest way to get from Ormskirk to York is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ormskirk to York?

The quickest way to get from Ormskirk to York is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £14 - £22.

Is there a direct train between Ormskirk and York?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Ormskirk and York?

No, there is no direct bus from Ormskirk to York. However, there are services departing from Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) 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 6 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Ormskirk to York?

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