Blackpool to Wigan train

Cheap train tickets from Blackpool to Wigan

Showing times and prices for Aug 16

Cheapest

5

Average

5

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
08:29AMBlackpool0h55 09:24AMWigan
0 transfers
51One-way

Train schedule from Blackpool to Wigan

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Fastest train times from Blackpool to Wigan

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Fastest Journey

55 m

Average

55 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

43 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Blackpool for Wigan every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:29AMBlackpool0h55 09:24AMWigan
0 transfers
51One-way

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Overview: Train from Blackpool to Wigan

distanceDistance26 miles (42 km)
durationAverage train duration48 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency52 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Blackpool to Wigan cover the 26 miles (42 km) long route taking on average 48 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 52 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $8 (€7), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Blackpool North and arrive in Wigan North Western.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) from Blackpool to Wigan trains

Northern Rail (3) trains will get you from Blackpool to Wigan from $8 (€7). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Northern Rail (3)

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Blackpool to Wigan with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 1 h 27 min
  • Average Price: $8
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 47 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Blackpool to Wigan

Travel by train to Wigan easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Blackpool to Wigan.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Blackpool and Wigan for the next 7 days starting from $8 (€7)  one way.
The train price to Wigan from Blackpool is on average $12 (€11)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The distance to Wigan from Blackpool by train is approximately 26 miles (42 km).
The Blackpool to Wigan train duration is on average 48 min, which is to be expected when traveling 26 miles (42 km) from Blackpool to Wigan. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When taking the train to Wigan from Blackpool, you can choose to depart from train stations like Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South. Your route can end in train stations such as Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Blackpool North   and arrive in Wigan North Western.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Blackpool North and travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Wigan North Western and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Wigan.

Take the Blackpool to Wigan train with Northern Rail or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Blackpool to Wigan as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 52 trains a day from Blackpool to Wigan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Blackpool to Wigan at 6: 03 AM. The last train from Blackpool to Wigan that you can take departs at 4: 03 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Blackpool to Wigan schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find trains to Wigan from Blackpool to cost on average $12 (€11) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Blackpool to Wigan train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Wigan
Blackpool North is the most popular Blackpool railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Blackpool for your trip to Wigan.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transit options for Blackpool North
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport will pick up/drop off at the station entrance
Metro: Nearest tram stop half a mile
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Burlington Road West (Outside the Henson Hotel towards Preston) & (Outside the Big Blue Hotel towards Blackpool South) approximately 120 yards from the station.
Metro: Nearest tram stop half a mile
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Blackpool South
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Station Entrance on Waterloo Road (bridge above station)
Metro: Nearest tram stop one mile

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