Cardiff to Wigan train

Sat, 15 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Wigan

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff to Wigan is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

First Great Western Service
06:473h50
Cardiff
10:37Wigan
£2791One-way
2 changes
First Great Western Service
08:533h43
Cardiff
12:36Wigan
£2791One-way
2 changes
First Great Western Service
21:1815h19
Cardiff
12:37Wigan
£2791One-way
2 changes

Train timetableCardiff to Wigan

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 15 June
First Great Western Service
06:473h50
Cardiff
10:37Wigan
2 changes
First Great Western Service
08:533h43
Cardiff
12:36Wigan
2 changes
First Great Western Service
21:1815h19
Cardiff
12:37Wigan
2 changes

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Train times from Cardiff to Wigan

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

7 h 37 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

233 km

To travel from Cardiff to Wigan you need to make at least 2 changes.

First Great Western Service
08:533h43
Cardiff
12:36Wigan
£2791One-way
2 changes
First Great Western Service
06:473h50
Cardiff
10:37Wigan
£2791One-way
2 changes
First Great Western Service
21:1815h19
Cardiff
12:37Wigan
£2791One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Wigan

distanceDistance144 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Transport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Wigan cover the 144 miles long route taking on average 3 h 44 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Wigan North Western.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Transport for Wales trains Cardiff to Wigan

For as little as £274 you can travel by train to Wigan from Cardiff with CrossCountry and Transport for Wales. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

    FAQs: Cardiff to Wigan train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff 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 Cardiff to Wigan.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Wigan can start from as little as £40 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to Wigan is £62; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Cardiff and Wigan is on average 3 h 44 min   for the 144 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cardiff and Wigan by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Cardiff to Wigan leaves at 05: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Cardiff to Wigan leaves at 11: 53.
    There are 3 trains a day from Cardiff to Wigan which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the trip from Cardiff to Wigan you can take a train with CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Cardiff and Wigan on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    When departing from Cardiff, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay. When arriving in Wigan, you can end your journey in train stations like Wigan North Western, Wigan Wallgate and Wigan North Western or Wigan Wallgate.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Wigan North Western, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Wigan from Cardiff is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 44 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Cardiff to Wigan is April.
    You have options as you can travel between Cardiff and Wigan 2 different ways: train or coach.

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