How to travel from Wigan to Lancaster

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Travel Information from Wigan to Lancaster

distanceDistance37 miles (59 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$8 - $9
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $8 (€6) • 29 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $8 (€6) • 29 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Travel 37 miles (59 km) by train or bus to Lancaster from Wigan. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Northern Rail (3) among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Wigan to Lancaster.

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from Wigan to Lancaster

How to get from Wigan to Lancaster by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Wigan to Lancaster is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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You can travel by travel between Wigan and Lancaster with Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 travel companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter travel 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 travel journeys to Lancaster from Wigan. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    FAQs: Travel from Wigan to Lancaster

    FAQs: Travel to Lancaster 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 Lancaster.

    There are 2 ways to get from Wigan to Lancaster: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Lancaster from Wigan is by taking a train, which costs on average $8 (€6).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Wigan to Lancaster:

    Taking a train costs $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€7) for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Wigan to Lancaster is by train with an average journey time of 29 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Lancaster that take longer:

    Bus takes on average 1 h 18 min.

    The distance is approximately 37 miles (59 km) from Wigan to Lancaster.

    The average frequency per day from Wigan to Lancaster is:

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

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

      • Most travelers board their bus from Wigan, Hallgate and arrive in Lancaster, Bus Station (Damside Street).
      • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Wigan to Lancaster depart from Wigan North Western to Lancaster.

      The following travel companies offer services from Wigan to Lancaster:

      • Northern Rail (3), Virgin Trains or TransPennine Express can get you to Lancaster by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Northern Rail (3) from Wigan to Lancaster for $8 (€6) on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Wigan to Lancaster with the following travel companies:

      • Direct train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lancaster as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Wigan to Lancaster.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Wigan to Lancaster often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Durham, Manchester, Edinburgh or Liverpool. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Wigan and Lancaster itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lancaster and any of these top destinations today!

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