How to get from Skelmersdale to London

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Recommended option

Line 395 bus, train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. 395 / ...

$113 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. National Express

$22 - $29

7 alternative options

Line 310 bus, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. 310

$105 - $157

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. 208.7 miles

$45 - $65

Line 395 bus, train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 30 min

  1. MAN - LHR

$105 - $311

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. MAN - SEN

$91 - $337

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. MAN - SOU

$78 - $201

Line 395 bus, train to Manchester, fly to London City  •  4 h 30 min

  1. MAN - LCY

$87 - $376

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

National Express operates a bus from Skelmersdale to London twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
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
Bus from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 2) to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Skelmersdale and London is 289 km. The road distance is 334 km.

The cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to London is to bus which costs £16 - £22 and takes 6 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Skelmersdale to London is to line 395 bus and train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs £80 - £140.

No, there is no direct bus from Skelmersdale to London. However, there are services departing from Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 5) and arriving at London Marble Arch via Wigan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Skelmersdale to London, including transfers.