There are 3 ways to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster by bus, train, 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, train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 395 bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 5) to Wigan, Wallgate/Wallgate Stn (Takeaway) 395 / ...
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Lancaster

$19 - $49

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster 44.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster 44.1 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Skelmersdale, England and City of Lancaster, England?

There is no direct connection from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster. However, you can take the line 395 bus to Wigan, Wallgate/Wallgate Stn (Takeaway), take the walk to Wigan North Western, then take the train to Lancaster. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to City of Lancaster.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
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
Other operators
Taxi from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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

How far is it from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster?

The distance between Skelmersdale and City of Lancaster is 55 km. The road distance is 71 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster?

The cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster?

The quickest way to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £120 - £150.

How long does it take to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster?

It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster, including transfers.