There are 4 ways to get from Warrington to Skelmersdale by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 375 bus  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the line 375 bus from Wigan, North Western Station to Skelmersdale, Southway 375 / ...

£5 - £22

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Bus, line 375 bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Bewsey, Tesco to Wigan, Wallgate 360 / ...
  2. Take the line 375 bus from Wigan, North Western Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse 375 / ...

£3 - £6

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Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Warrington to Skelmersdale 17.7 miles

£35 - £50

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Warrington to Skelmersdale 17.7 miles

£2 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Warrington to Skelmersdale is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warrington to Skelmersdale is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warrington to Skelmersdale. However, there are services departing from Bewsey, Tesco and arriving at Skelmersdale, Concourse via Wigan, North Western Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Warrington and Skelmersdale is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Warrington to Skelmersdale without a car is to train and line 375 bus which takes 1h 9m and costs £5 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Warrington to Skelmersdale, including transfers.

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Warrington to Skelmersdale bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, depart from Bewsey, Tesco station.

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Warrington to Skelmersdale bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Skelmersdale, Concourse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warrington to Skelmersdale is 18 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Warrington to Skelmersdale.

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There are 1095+ hotels available in Skelmersdale. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Warrington to Skelmersdale.
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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

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

You can take a bus from Warrington to Skelmersdale via Wigan, Wallgate and Wigan, North Western Station in around 1h 46m.

Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £19
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, North Western Station to Skelmersdale, Southway
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bewsey, Tesco to Wigan, Wallgate
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, North Western Station to Skelmersdale, Concourse
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonsownbuses.co.uk
Bus from Bewsey, Tesco to Wigan, Wallgate
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Network Warrington
Other operators
Taxi from Warrington to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Warrington Cars
Phone
+44 1925 907 222
Website
warrington-cars.co.uk
Direct Taxi
Phone
+44 1925 244 244
Website
directtaxi.taxi
A1 Taxis Warrington
Phone
+44 1925 488 588
Website
a1taxiswarrington.co.uk
242 Cars
Phone
+44 1925 242 242
Website
242cars.co.uk

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