There are 4 ways to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland 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 17 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 Leyland

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 4) to Burscough Bridge, Tesco 313 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Burscough Bridge, Tesco to Preston City Centre, Railway Station 2A

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skelmersdale to Leyland 17.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Skelmersdale to Leyland 17.4 miles

$3 - $6

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

You can take a bus from Skelmersdale to Leyland via Burscough Bridge, Tesco and Preston City Centre, Railway Station in around 2 h 2 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/Wallgate Stn (Takeaway)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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
Holmeswood Coaches Ltd
Website
holmeswood.uk.com
Bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 1) to Burscough Bridge (Royal Coaching House)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
holmeswood.uk.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Burscough Bridge, Tesco to Preston City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Skelmersdale to Leyland
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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 Leyland?

The distance between Skelmersdale and Leyland is 17 km. The road distance is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland?

The cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland?

The quickest way to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs £45 - £60.

Is there a direct bus between Skelmersdale and Leyland?

No, there is no direct bus from Skelmersdale to Leyland. However, there are services departing from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 4) and arriving at Turpin Green, The Railway via Burscough Bridge, Tesco and Preston City Centre, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland?

It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Skelmersdale to Leyland, including transfers.