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There are 5 ways to get from Rainhill to Skelmersdale by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 395 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Huyton to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the line 395 bus from Wigan, North Western Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse 395 / ...

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 310 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 310 bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse 310

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus, line 395 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Earlestown, Wargrave Road to Wigan, Hallgate 22A
  2. Take the line 395 bus from Wigan Bus Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse 395 / ...

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rainhill to Skelmersdale 14.8 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Rainhill to Skelmersdale 14.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Rainhill to Skelmersdale is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainhill to Skelmersdale is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Rainhill and Skelmersdale is 10 miles. The road distance is 14.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainhill to Skelmersdale without a car is to train and line 395 bus which takes 1 h 43 min and costs £5 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Rainhill to Skelmersdale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainhill to Skelmersdale is 15 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Rainhill to Skelmersdale.

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There are 745+ hotels available in Skelmersdale. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rainhill to Skelmersdale.
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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between Rainhill, England and Skelmersdale, England?

Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from Rainhill to Skelmersdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, North Western Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Square Bus Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan Bus Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonsownbuses.co.uk
Bus from Earlestown, Wargrave Road to Wigan, Hallgate
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
warringtonsownbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rainhill to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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