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4 h 20 m
4 h 20 m
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Of the 1 buses that leave London for Wigan every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||174 miles (281 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 20 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£16 (€17)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, National Express or Megabus|
Coaches from London to Wigan cover the 174 miles (281 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, National Express or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Wigan, Hallgate.
FlixBus and National Express coaches will get you to Wigan from London from £9. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Coach information from London to Wigan with FlixBus:
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Wigan coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
The bus service from London to Wigan is run by National Express. The buses serving this route are either direct or have one change. Passengers can expect changes at either London Golders Green or Birmingham Coach Station. The average time spent on the direct journey is 5 hours and 35 minutes while the one-stop trip takes an estimated 7 hour and 30 minutes. The departure station for buses from London to Wigan is London Sutton Rail Station for the direct bus and London, Victoria Coach Station for the one-stop bus while the arrival station is Wigan, Hallgate. The bus departs from London twice daily.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Wigan, Hallgate.
Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Wigan, Hallgate and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Wigan.
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