Bus Travel in Skelmersdale

More about the hidden gem of 'Skem'

Hidden within wooded valleys and open green spaces lies Skelmersdale, known locally as 'Skem'. The heart of Skelmersdale is the Concourse Shopping Centre packed with 100+ stores, cafes and family-friendly eateries. Want some fresh air? Get messy at combat paintball, head to Beacon Park Golf Centre or enjoy the woodlands, meadows and play area of Tawd Valley Park. This park is also home to a meditation community founded by the Maharishi who introduced the Beatles to the practice.

Our buses connect Skelmersdale to Liverpool, Southport, Wigan and even more destinations. Why not leave the car at home and let someone else do the driving instead?

Bus services in Skelmersdale

Below are some of our more popular routes - to find your bus route in this area, please use the journey planner here

Zone maps

Take a look at our zone maps showing bus routes and ticket zone boundaries:

Latest news

Changes to services in Merseyside

17 Mar 2021
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Liverpool City Centre Connectivity Scheme

10 Dec 2020
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Increased Services in Winsford Northwich and Crewe

27 Oct 2020
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Changes to services in Halton

17 Mar 2021
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Arriva joins the Sunflower Lanyard scheme

06 Nov 2020
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Temporary Suspension of Service 500

27 Oct 2020
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Changes to tendered services in Bolton and Bury

08 Mar 2021
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Arriva driver raises over 5000 pounds on charity walk

30 Oct 2020
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Changes to Services in North Liverpool

01 Oct 2020
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