How to travel from Wigan to Leicester

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Travel Information to Leicester from Wigan

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $91 (€82) • 2 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or West Midlands Railway

Travel 87 miles (140 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Wigan to Leicester. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Wigan to Leicester.

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There are 4 ways that you can travel to Leicester from Wigan. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Leicester from Wigan is by taking a flight, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leicester:

A flight is generally $28 (€25) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $28 (€25) from Wigan to Leicester.

A flight is $1 (€1) less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Wigan to Leicester costing on average $1 (€1).

A flight is $91 (€82) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Wigan to Leicester costing on average $91 (€82).

The quickest way to travel to Leicester from Wigan is by train, which takes on average 2 h 33 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Leicester by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by ferry can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

Leicester is approximately 87 miles (140 km) away from Wigan.

The average frequency per day from Wigan to Leicester is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Wigan to Leicester:

  • Buses from Wigan to Leicester most often leave from Wigan, Hallgate and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Wigan at Wigan North Western and arrive in Leicester at Leicester.

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

  • You can go to Leicester from Wigan by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $28 (€25) with Flixbus from Wigan to Leicester on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Wigan to Leicester with West Midlands Railway. Cheap tickets can be found for $91 (€82) with West Midlands Railway from Wigan to Leicester.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Wigan to Leicester often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Wigan and Leicester itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leicester and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Wigan to Leicester, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $28 (€25) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $1 (€1) one way for this journey.
  • A ferry ticket for this journey is costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $91 (€82) one way.

But we recommend booking Wigan to Leicester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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