Edge Hill University by Train

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Edge Hill University by Train

Edge Hill University by Train







From Ormskirk train station there is a regular service running to and from Preston and all stations to Liverpool.
Ormskirk timetable information


  • Season Tickets like Railpass and the student GEMPass are some of the cheapest ways to travel on the Merseyrail network.
  • Season Tickets outside the Merseyrail network are also available for seven days or any period between one month and a year.  Annual Season Tickets save you the most money with 12 weeks free travel each year.  Use the National Rail Season Ticket Calculator to compare prices.
  • Use your Season Ticket for leisure, as well as commuting, within valid purchased area.
  • Staff can apply for an interest free loan from the University to help with the purchase of an annual Season Ticket.
  • Save up to 1/3 off most rail fares with 16-25, Family & Friends and Disabled Persons Railcards.


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The Merseyrail App is available to download from the iTunes App Store and from Google Play for Android.


Liverpool Central – Ormskirk

  • Use the Merseyrail Area and Zone calculator to work out how many zones and areas your Railpass or student GEMPass should cover.
  • For off-peak travel after 9:30am there are some great value saver tickets which offer unlimited travel across the whole of the Merseyrail network.


Northern Rail

Preston – Ormskirk

Park and Ride

All Merseyrail and some Northern Line car parks are free to rail passengers.

Merseyrail have just opened 2 brand new free passenger car parks on the Wirral.  Both lines go directly to Liverpool Central & Moorfields where you can catch regular connecting trains for Ormskirk.  Save on tunnel and petrol fees, or shorten your journey time by avoiding the traffic.

  • Bidston expanded to 197 spaces
  • Birkenhead North with 256 spaces

Bike and Ride