Wigan to Blackpool train

Cheap train tickets from Wigan to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

9

Average

12

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
08:06AMWigan0h47 08:53AMBlackpool
0 transfers
91One-way
Northern Rail
12:06PMWigan0h47 12:53PMBlackpool
0 transfers
91One-way
Northern Rail
10:39PMWigan0h36 11:15PMBlackpool
0 transfers
181One-way

Train schedule from Wigan to Blackpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, September 29
Northern Rail
08:06AMWigan0h47 08:53AMBlackpool
0 transfers
Northern Rail
12:06PMWigan0h47 12:53PMBlackpool
0 transfers
Northern Rail
10:39PMWigan0h36 11:15PMBlackpool
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Wigan to Blackpool

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

36 m

Average

43 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

43 km

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

Northern Rail
10:39PMWigan0h36 11:15PMBlackpool
0 transfers
181One-way
Northern Rail
08:06AMWigan0h47 08:53AMBlackpool
0 transfers
91One-way
Northern Rail
12:06PMWigan0h47 12:53PMBlackpool
0 transfers
91One-way

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Overview: Train from Wigan to Blackpool

distanceDistance26 miles (42 km)
durationAverage train duration46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$9 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency45 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail, Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Wigan to Blackpool cover the 26 miles (42 km) long route taking on average 46 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 45 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $6 (€6), but the average price of train tickets is $9 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Blackpool North.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 from Wigan to Blackpool trains

Northern Rail (3) and First TransPennine Express 3 trains will get you from Wigan to Blackpool from $6 (€6). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

First TransPennine Express 3
Northern Rail (3)

Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Wigan to Blackpool with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes between Wigan and Blackpool as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Wigan to Blackpool train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Wigan to Blackpool on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 26 miles (42 km) route to Blackpool from Wigan with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

First TransPennine Express 3 from Wigan to Blackpool train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 10 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. 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. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys between Wigan and Blackpool. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

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

  • Average Duration: 46 min
  • Average Price: $6
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Wigan to Blackpool

Travel by train to Blackpool 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 Wigan to Blackpool.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Wigan to Blackpool to cost as little as $6 (€6)  in the next 7 days.
The Wigan to Blackpool train ticket price is on average $9 (€9)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
The distance from Wigan to Blackpool by train is approximately 26 miles (42 km).
While the time it takes to travel 26 miles (42 km) to Blackpool from Wigan can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Wigan to Blackpool train journey time is on average 46 min.

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

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wigan North Western, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Blackpool North, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center.

Take the Wigan to Blackpool train with Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast or TransPennine Express Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Blackpool from Wigan as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 45 trains a day from Wigan to Blackpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Wigan to Blackpool at 5: 16 AM. The last train from Wigan to Blackpool that you can take departs at 11: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Wigan to Blackpool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Blackpool from Wigan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $9 (€9) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Wigan to Blackpool a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Blackpool
Wigan North Western is the most popular Wigan 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 Wigan for your trip to Blackpool.
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Public transit options for Wigan North Western
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The Rail replacement bus pick up point can be found on the station car park.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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Public transit options for Wigan Wallgate
Onward travel information: Adjacent to Wigan North Western rail station for buses to St Helen? S, Southport, Ormskirk and Warrington. Maximum distance 200 yards/183m. Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up/Drop off outside the station
Metro: GMPTE 0161 228 7811

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