Glasgow to Wigan train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Wigan

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£49

Average

£74

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
14:35Glasgow2h35 17:10Wigan
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£491One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:38Glasgow2h39 13:17Wigan
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£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:35Glasgow2h35 14:10Wigan
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£521One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:32Glasgow2h38 15:10Wigan
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£721One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:43Glasgow3h27 15:10Wigan
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£721One-way

Train schedule Glasgow to Wigan

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 22 May
Cross Country
10:00Glasgow7h57 17:57Wigan
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Avanti West Coast
10:38Glasgow2h39 13:17Wigan
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Avanti West Coast
11:35Glasgow2h35 14:10Wigan
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Avanti West Coast
11:43Glasgow3h27 15:10Wigan
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Avanti West Coast
12:32Glasgow2h38 15:10Wigan
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Avanti West Coast
14:35Glasgow2h35 17:10Wigan
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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Wigan

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

3 h 38 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

280 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Glasgow for Wigan every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
14:35Glasgow2h35 17:10Wigan
0 changes
£491One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:35Glasgow2h35 14:10Wigan
0 changes
£521One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:32Glasgow2h38 15:10Wigan
0 changes
£721One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:38Glasgow2h39 13:17Wigan
0 changes
£511One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:43Glasgow3h27 15:10Wigan
0 changes
£721One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Wigan

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Glasgow to Wigan cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 34 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £44, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Wigan North Western.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to Wigan

Travel by train 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 Glasgow to Wigan.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Glasgow and Wigan for as low as £12  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Glasgow to Wigan is £44  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Glasgow and Wigan via train to be approximately 173 miles (279 km).
On average the Glasgow to Wigan train time is 2 h 34 min  covering the 173 miles (279 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking the train from Glasgow to Wigan, you can choose to depart from train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). Your trip can end in train stations such as Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Wigan North Western.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Glasgow Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival train station in Wigan, called Wigan North Western, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Glasgow to Wigan, you can rely on Avanti West Coast to get you to Wigan. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Glasgow to Wigan route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Glasgow to Wigan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Glasgow to Wigan train departs at 07: 36   and the last train from Glasgow to Wigan leaves at 19: 06. Check out the most up-to-date Glasgow to Wigan train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy Glasgow to Wigan train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £44. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Wigan from Glasgow. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Glasgow for your journey to Wigan.
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper

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