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.
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1 h 29 m
1 h 57 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Wigan for Birmingham every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||78 miles (126 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 35 min|
|Average train ticket price||$24 (€22)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 14 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Cross Country or Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Wigan to Birmingham cover the 78 miles (126 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Travel from Wigan to Birmingham from $19 (€17) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Birmingham from Wigan you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Are you making plans to travel to Birmingham from Wigan? Why not take a train with CrossCountry? Omio can show you current CrossCountry train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Wigan to Birmingham trains all in one place. On the CrossCountry train, you can expect to travel 78 miles (126 km) to Birmingham from Wigan. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Wigan to Birmingham, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry 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 CrossCountry train to Birmingham from 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!
When departing from Wigan, you have various train station options to start your route from including Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.
Omio customers book a train from Wigan North Western to Birmingham New Street most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Wigan North Western, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Wigan. The most popular arrival train station in Birmingham, called Birmingham New Street, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city center.
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