Wigan to Chester train

Thu, Jul 18
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Cheap train tickets from Wigan to Chester

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Wigan to Chester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
07:31AM1h13
Wigan
08:44AMChester
$301One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:14AM0h47
Wigan
09:01AMChester
$301One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Wigan to Chester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
Avanti West Coast
07:31AM1h13
Wigan
08:44AMChester
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:14AM0h47
Wigan
09:01AMChester
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Wigan to Chester

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

47 m

Average

1 h

Trains per day

2

Distance

43 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Wigan for Chester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:14AM0h47
Wigan
09:01AMChester
$301One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
07:31AM1h13
Wigan
08:44AMChester
$301One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Wigan to Chester

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
durationAverage train duration36 min
priceCheapest ticket price$21 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3)
Cheapest travel modetrain
Cheapest train ticket $21 (€18)

Trains from Wigan to Chester run on average 2 times per day, taking around 1h for the 43 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $21 (€18) but you can travel from only $21 (€18) by train.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales and Northern Rail (3) from Wigan to Chester trains

Find the best trains between Wigan and Chester with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales and Northern Rail (3) from $21 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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.

Wigan to Chester train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 13 min
  • Cheapest Price: $30
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 15 a day

FAQs: Trains from Wigan to Chester

FAQs: Travel by train from Wigan to Chester 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 Chester.
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Cheap train tickets from Wigan to Chester can start from as little as $21 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wigan to Chester is $31 (€26); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Wigan to Chester train time is 36 min   covering the 27 mile (43 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wigan to Chester leaves at 5: 12 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wigan to Chester leaves at 3: 14 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Wigan to Chester which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Wigan to Chester, you can count on Virgin Trains, Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to Chester. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Wigan and Chester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

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 Chester, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Chester from Wigan is worth doing with a journey time of 36 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Wigan to Chester is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Wigan and Chester including taking a train or bus.

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