Wigan to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Wigan to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jul 06

Cheapest

32

Average

68

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
09:38AMWigan North Western2h43 12:21PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
321One-way
01:38PMWigan North Western2h40 04:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
571One-way
08:44AMWigan North Western2h52 11:36AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
781One-way
12:38PMWigan North Western2h59 03:37PMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
781One-way
10:38AMWigan North Western2h48 01:26PMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
781One-way

Train schedule from Wigan to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 6
08:44AMWigan North Western2h52 11:36AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
09:38AMWigan North Western2h43 12:21PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
10:38AMWigan North Western2h48 01:26PMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
11:38AMWigan North Western2h40 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
12:38PMWigan North Western2h59 03:37PMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
01:38PMWigan North Western2h40 04:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Wigan to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jul 06

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

2 h 47 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

272 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Wigan for Edinburgh every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
01:38PMWigan North Western2h40 04:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
571One-way
Fastest
11:38AMWigan North Western2h40 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
881One-way
09:38AMWigan North Western2h43 12:21PMEdinburgh Waverley
0 transfers
321One-way
10:38AMWigan North Western2h48 01:26PMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
781One-way
08:44AMWigan North Western2h52 11:36AMEdinburgh Waverley
1 transfer
781One-way

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Overview: Train from Wigan to Edinburgh

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$35 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Wigan to Edinburgh cover the 168 miles (271 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $35 (€32), but the average price of train tickets is $35 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry from Wigan to Edinburgh trains

Buy your official First TransPennine Express 3 and CrossCountry train tickets to Edinburgh from Wigan from $35 (€32) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

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First TransPennine Express 3

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Wigan to Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking for trains between Wigan and Edinburgh? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 168 miles (271 km) journey from Wigan to Edinburgh. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Wigan to Edinburgh routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Wigan to Edinburgh, 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’re ready, book your Wigan - Edinburgh train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

    Save time and money by searching for and booking your First TransPennine Express 3 train from Wigan to Edinburgh online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest First TransPennine Express 3 train between Wigan and Edinburgh, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 168 miles (271 km) trip between Wigan and Edinburgh as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Edinburgh from Wigan, you can check straight away if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official First TransPennine Express 3 Wigan to Edinburgh train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Wigan to Edinburgh train information with First TransPennine Express 3:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
    • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 6 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Wigan to Edinburgh

    Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Wigan to Edinburgh trains for as little as $35 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
    The Wigan to Edinburgh train ticket price is on average $35 (€32)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 168 miles (271 km)  to Edinburgh from Wigan by train.
    The Wigan to Edinburgh train duration is on average 2 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 168 miles (271 km) from Wigan to Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When taking the train between Wigan and Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from train stations like Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate. Your route can end in train stations such as Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

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

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Wigan North Western, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Wigan.

    The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center of Edinburgh.

    For the best Wigan to Edinburgh train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express Service or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Wigan to Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
    The average number of trains departing Wigan for Edinburgh is 13 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train departing from Wigan to Edinburgh leaves at 6: 38 AM. The last train departing from Wigan to Edinburgh leaves at 7: 38 PM. You can find the latest Wigan to Edinburgh train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you book a train ticket from Wigan to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $35 (€32) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Wigan and Edinburgh are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Wigan
    Edinburgh
    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 Edinburgh.
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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
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
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    AccessibilityAccessibility
    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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