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Travelling from Edinburgh to Ormskirk by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Ormskirk take around 3 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 266 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Ormskirk.
Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Ormskirk?
Journeys between Edinburgh and Ormskirk usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Edinburgh 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 9 departures.
How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Ormskirk?
The Edinburgh to Ormskirk train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the Edinburgh to Ormskirk train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Ormskirk is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:52 and the last train is around 22:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:52, and the last at 19:57.
When to book Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Ormskirk by train.
Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Ormskirk?
More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Ormskirk, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.