Wigan to Cardiff train

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Overview: Train from Wigan to Cardiff

distanceDistance144 miles (232 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$100 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Wigan to Cardiff cover the 144 miles (232 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $66 (€58), but the average price of train tickets is $100 (€88). Travelers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train providers: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry and Virgin Trains from Wigan to Cardiff trains

Travel from Wigan to Cardiff from $72 (€63) with Omio’s train partners Transport for Wales, CrossCountry and Virgin Trains! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Wigan to Cardiff train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 39 min
  • Cheapest Price: $361
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from Wigan to Cardiff

FAQs: Travel by train from Wigan to Cardiff 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 Cardiff.
Cheap train tickets from Wigan to Cardiff can start from as little as $66 (€58) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wigan to Cardiff is $100 (€88); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Wigan and Cardiff is on average 3 h 19 min   for the 144 mile (232 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Wigan to Cardiff by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wigan to Cardiff leaves at 6: 31 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wigan to Cardiff leaves at 12: 31 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Wigan to Cardiff which require at least one change with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Wigan to Cardiff you can take a train with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Cardiff from Wigan on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 12: 31 PM.

When departing from Wigan, you have various train station options to start your route from including Wigan North Western, Wigan Wallgate and Wigan North Western or Wigan Wallgate. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your route in train stations like Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wigan North Western, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Cardiff from Wigan is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Wigan to Cardiff by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Wigan and Cardiff including taking a bus or train.

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