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Travel Information to Preston from Wigan

distanceDistance16 miles (26 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $4 (€4) • 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNorthern Rail

Take a train to travel 16 miles (26 km) to Preston from Wigan. Northern Rail is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Wigan to Preston.

Travel Tips: Travel from Wigan to Preston

Travel to Preston 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 Preston.

How do I reach Preston from Wigan?

You can get from Wigan to Preston by train.

What is the fastest way from Wigan to Preston?

A train is the fastest way to get to Preston from Wigan with an average travel time for this journey around 20 min.

What is the distance from Wigan to Preston?

You should expect to travel around 16 miles (26 km) between Wigan and Preston.

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

The average frequency per day from Wigan to Preston is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Preston from Wigan as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Wigan? Where do I arrive in Preston?

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Wigan North Western and tend to arrive in Preston.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Wigan to Preston?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Wigan and Preston:

  • You can travel by train to Preston from Wigan with Northern Rail, and you can find Northern Rail Wigan to Preston tickets for $4 (€4) on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Wigan to Preston?

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

How early should I purchase tickets to Preston from Wigan online for the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost on average $4 (€4) one way.

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

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