There are 5 ways to get from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale by bus, train, taxi, car or rideshare

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Line 395 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 395 bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3) 395 / ...

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Wigan to Skelmersdale 9.2 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Train, line 313 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Parbold
  2. Take the line 313 bus from Parbold, Shops to Birch Green, Hallcroft 313

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale 8.5 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale is to taxi which costs £25 - £30 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) station and arriving at Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Wigan North Western Station and Skelmersdale is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale without a car is to line 395 bus which takes 37 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The line 395 bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3) takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station).

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Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale.

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There are 699+ hotels available in Skelmersdale. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Wigan North Western Station, England and Skelmersdale, England?

Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, North Western Stn (Rail Station) to Skelmersdale, Concourse (Concourse Stand 3)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Parbold, Shops to Birch Green, Hallcroft
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Wigan to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Wigan North Western Station to Skelmersdale
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Wigan North Western Station and Skelmersdale. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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