There are 4 ways to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 395 bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

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

$15 - $44

3 alternative options

Line 313 bus, bus, line 40 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 313 bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 4) to Burscough Bridge, Tesco 313
  2. Take the bus from Burscough Bridge, Tesco to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON BUS STATION Stand 22) 2A
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) 40 / ...

$22

Taxi  •  47 min

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

$150 - $190

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster 44.1 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 4) and arriving at Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) via Burscough Bridge, Tesco and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Skelmersdale and City of Lancaster is 35 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster without a car is to line 395 bus and train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster, including transfers.

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Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster bus services, operated by Preston Bus, depart from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 4) station.

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Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster bus services, operated by Stagecoach Lancaster, arrive at Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster is 44 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster.

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There are 523+ hotels available in City of Lancaster. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster via Burscough Bridge, Tesco, Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON BUS STATION Stand 22), and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 5) to Wigan, Wallgate Stn (Takeaway)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 4) to Burscough Bridge, Tesco
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Burscough Bridge, Tesco to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON BUS STATION Stand 22)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Lancaster
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 2) to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Skelmersdale to City of Lancaster
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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