Edinburgh to Wigan train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Wigan

Showing times and prices for Jun 27

Cheapest

50

Average

71

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.

Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh2h36 10:28AMWigan
0 transfers
501One-way
Transpennine Express
07:11PMEdinburgh3h23 10:34PMWigan
0 transfers
731One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AMEdinburgh5h03 01:03PMWigan
0 transfers
901One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Wigan

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, June 27
Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh2h36 10:28AMWigan
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AMEdinburgh5h03 01:03PMWigan
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
07:11PMEdinburgh3h23 10:34PMWigan
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Wigan

Showing times and prices for Jun 27

Fastest Journey

2 h 36 m

Average

3 h 40 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

272 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Wigan every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:52AMEdinburgh2h36 10:28AMWigan
0 transfers
501One-way
Transpennine Express
07:11PMEdinburgh3h23 10:34PMWigan
0 transfers
731One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:00AMEdinburgh5h03 01:03PMWigan
0 transfers
901One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Wigan

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh to Wigan cover the 168 miles (271 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 36 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€32), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Wigan North Western.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Wigan trains

You can travel by train from Edinburgh to Wigan with First TransPennine Express 3 for as low as $36 (€32). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

First TransPennine Express 3

Are you making plans to travel from Edinburgh to Wigan? Why not take a train with First TransPennine Express 3? Omio can show you current First TransPennine Express 3 train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Edinburgh to Wigan trains all in one place. On the First TransPennine Express 3 train, you can expect to travel 168 miles (271 km) from Edinburgh to Wigan. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Wigan from Edinburgh, you can quickly see if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way First TransPennine Express 3 train between Edinburgh and Wigan, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Edinburgh to Wigan train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 39 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Wigan.
FAQs
Train tickets to Wigan from Edinburgh for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $36 (€32)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price to Wigan from Edinburgh is on average $36 (€32)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Edinburgh and Wigan by train to be approximately 168 miles (271 km).
On average the Edinburgh to Wigan train travel time is 2 h 36 min  for the 168 miles (271 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your route from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Wigan, you can end your trip in train stations like Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Wigan North Western   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) 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.

For the trip from Edinburgh to Wigan you can take a train with Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Edinburgh and Wigan on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 13 trains a day from Edinburgh to Wigan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Edinburgh to Wigan at 5: 52 AM   or take the last train from Edinburgh to Wigan leaving at 7: 11 PM. Look for the latest Edinburgh to Wigan train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you buy the Edinburgh to Wigan train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $36 (€32). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Wigan from Edinburgh. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Wigan
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your trip to Wigan.
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ParkingParking
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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