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There are 3 ways to get from Skelmersdale to Preston by taxi, train or car

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Taxi, train  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Skelmersdale to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Preston

$36 - $58

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26m

  1. Take a taxi from Skelmersdale to Preston 22.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  26m

  1. Drive from Skelmersdale to Preston 22.9 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Skelmersdale to Preston is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Skelmersdale to Preston is to taxi and train which costs £27 - £45 and takes 24m.

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The distance between Skelmersdale and Preston is 15 miles. The road distance is 22.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Skelmersdale to Preston without a car is to taxi and train which takes 24m and costs £27 - £45.

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It takes approximately 24m to get from Skelmersdale to Preston, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skelmersdale to Preston is 23 miles. It takes approximately 26m to drive from Skelmersdale to Preston.

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There are 1041+ hotels available in Preston. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Skelmersdale to Preston.
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 24m

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

There is no direct connection from Skelmersdale to Preston. However, you can take the taxi to Wigan North Western then take the train to Preston. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Preston.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Other operators
Taxi from Skelmersdale to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
12m
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
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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