Manchester to Ormskirk by train

  • First train
    04:48
  • Last train
    23:23
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 22m
  • Distance
    44 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    50
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 5m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester to Ormskirk by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Ormskirk take around 1 hour and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 44 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Ormskirk.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Ormskirk?

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

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Manchester to Ormskirk every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 53 departures.

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

The Manchester to Ormskirk train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Ormskirk is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 04:48 and the last train is around 22:24. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:49, and the last at 23:23.

When to book Manchester 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 Manchester to Ormskirk by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Ormskirk?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Merseyrail
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

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