Glasgow to Wigan train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Wigan

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Cheapest

51

Average

103

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.

Cheapest
08:36AMGlasgow Central2h34 11:10AMWigan North Western
0 transfers
511One-way
09:06AMGlasgow Central3h04 12:10PMWigan North Western
1 transfer
791One-way
11:07AMGlasgow Central3h03 02:10PMWigan North Western
1 transfer
791One-way
09:40AMGlasgow Central2h30 12:10PMWigan North Western
0 transfers
1361One-way
10:40AMGlasgow Central2h30 01:10PMWigan North Western
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1361One-way

Train schedule from Glasgow to Wigan

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 29
08:36AMGlasgow Central2h34 11:10AMWigan North Western
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09:06AMGlasgow Central3h04 12:10PMWigan North Western
1 transfer
09:40AMGlasgow Central2h30 12:10PMWigan North Western
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10:40AMGlasgow Central2h30 01:10PMWigan North Western
0 transfers
11:07AMGlasgow Central3h03 02:10PMWigan North Western
1 transfer
11:33AMGlasgow Central2h37 02:10PMWigan North Western
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Wigan

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 43 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

280 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Glasgow for Wigan every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:40AMGlasgow Central2h30 12:10PMWigan North Western
0 transfers
1361One-way
Fastest
10:40AMGlasgow Central2h30 01:10PMWigan North Western
0 transfers
1361One-way
08:36AMGlasgow Central2h34 11:10AMWigan North Western
0 transfers
511One-way
11:33AMGlasgow Central2h37 02:10PMWigan North Western
0 transfers
1361One-way
11:07AMGlasgow Central3h03 02:10PMWigan North Western
1 transfer
791One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Wigan

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€65)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Glasgow to Wigan cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 51 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $73 (€65), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $57 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Wigan North Western.

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

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Train information from Glasgow to Wigan with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 38 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 9 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Wigan.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Glasgow to Wigan for the next 7 days starting from $57 (€51)  one way.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Glasgow to Wigan train to cost on average $73 (€65)  one way.
The train distance from Glasgow to Wigan is around 173 miles (279 km).
While the time it takes to travel 173 miles (279 km) between Glasgow and Wigan can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Glasgow to Wigan train journey time is on average 2 h 51 min.

Some of the Glasgow train stations to Wigan you can start your journey from include Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Wigan include Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arriving in Wigan North Western.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

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

Take the Glasgow to Wigan train with Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Glasgow and Wigan as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Wigan is 24 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Glasgow to Wigan at 7: 36 AM. The last train from Glasgow to Wigan that you can take departs at 7: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Wigan schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you purchase the Glasgow to Wigan train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $73 (€65). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Glasgow to Wigan. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Wigan
Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your trip to Wigan.
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Public transit options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
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Public transit options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
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Public transit options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
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Public transit options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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Public transit options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road

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