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

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Recommended option

Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Ormskirk

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 1 min

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

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston to Ormskirk 18 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Preston to Ormskirk 18 miles

$3 - $6

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Preston to Ormskirk hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Preston to Ormskirk every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Railway Station to Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Preston to Ormskirk
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Preston to Ormskirk?

The distance between Preston and Ormskirk is 25 km. The road distance is 29 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Preston to Ormskirk is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 27 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Preston to Ormskirk is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs £50 - £60.

Is there a direct train between Preston and Ormskirk?

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

Is there a direct bus between Preston and Ormskirk?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Preston City Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Ormskirk, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 6). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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

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