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from Edinburgh to Wigan

You can get from Edinburgh to Wigan by train, bus or flight.

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May 27
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May 28
$57Avanti West Coast
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May 29
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May 30
$32Avanti West Coast
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May 31
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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Wigan

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$54 - $103
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $54 (€48) • 2 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $54 (€48) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 168 miles (271 km) by flight or train from Edinburgh to Wigan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $54 (€48). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Wigan.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Wigan

Travel to Wigan 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 Edinburgh to Wigan.

How do I go from Edinburgh to Wigan?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Wigan from Edinburgh. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Wigan?

The cheapest way to go to Wigan from Edinburgh is by taking a train, which costs on average $54 (€48).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Wigan:

A train is generally $49 (€44) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $103 (€92) from Edinburgh to Wigan.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Wigan?

The fastest way to get to Wigan from Edinburgh is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 35 min.

Other travel options to Wigan can usually take longer:

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How many miles from Edinburgh to Wigan would I travel?

The Edinburgh to Wigan distance is around 168 miles (271 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Edinburgh to Wigan?

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Wigan is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Edinburgh and Wigan as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Edinburgh to Wigan?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Wigan:

  • Most travelers take a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Wigan North Western.

Who can get me from Edinburgh to Wigan?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Edinburgh to Wigan:

  • You can take a flight from Edinburgh to Wigan with British Airways. Cheap tickets can be found for $103 (€92) with British Airways from Edinburgh to Wigan.
  • You can go to Wigan from Edinburgh by train with Avanti West Coast. You'll see cheap train tickets for $54 (€48) with Avanti West Coast from Edinburgh to Wigan on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Edinburgh to Wigan?

Your trip from Edinburgh to Wigan doesn't have to end in Wigan. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Liverpool. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Liverpool to your Edinburgh to Wigan tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Wigan today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Edinburgh to Wigan online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Wigan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $103 (€92) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $54 (€48) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Wigan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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