There are 3 ways to get from Skelmersdale to Chorley by bus, taxi 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

Line 395 bus, line 362 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 395 bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 5) to Wigan, Wallgate/Wallgate Stn (Takeaway) 395 / ...
  2. Take the line 362 bus from Wigan, Mesnes St/Market to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand K) 362

$8 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skelmersdale to Chorley 15.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Skelmersdale to Chorley 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Skelmersdale, England and Chorley, Lancashire, England?

You can take a bus from Skelmersdale to Chorley via Wigan, Wallgate/Wallgate Stn (Takeaway) and Wigan, Mesnes St/Market in around 1 h 26 min.

Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 5) to Wigan, Wallgate/Wallgate Stn (Takeaway)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, Mesnes St/Market to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand K)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Skelmersdale to Chorley
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Skelmersdale and Chorley is 15 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to Chorley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Skelmersdale to Chorley is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £45 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from Skelmersdale to Chorley. However, there are services departing from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 5) and arriving at Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand K) via Wigan, Mesnes St/Market. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Skelmersdale to Chorley, including transfers.