Birmingham to Ormskirk by train

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    22:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 24m
  • Distance
    138 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 13m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Birmingham to Ormskirk by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Ormskirk take around 2 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 138 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Ormskirk.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Ormskirk?

Journeys between Birmingham and Ormskirk usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Birmingham to Ormskirk every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Ormskirk?

The Birmingham to Ormskirk train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Birmingham to Ormskirk train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ormskirk is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:30 and the last train is around 22:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:30, and the last at 22:55.

When to book Birmingham to Ormskirk train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Ormskirk by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Ormskirk?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Ormskirk, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • London Midland
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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