Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) train

Fri, 14 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
09:090h24
Wigan North Western (WGN)
09:33Preston station (PRE)
£31One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:260h13
Wigan North Western (WGN)
14:39Preston station (PRE)
£81One-way
0 changes

Train timetableWigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 14 June
Northern Rail
09:090h24
Wigan North Western (WGN)
09:33Preston station (PRE)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
14:260h13
Wigan North Western (WGN)
14:39Preston station (PRE)
0 changes

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Train times from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE)

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Fastest Journey

13 m

Average

18 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

24 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Wigan North Western (WGN) for Preston station (PRE) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
14:260h13
Wigan North Western (WGN)
14:39Preston station (PRE)
£81One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
09:090h24
Wigan North Western (WGN)
09:33Preston station (PRE)
£31One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE)

distanceDistance15 miles
durationAverage train duration13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains

Trains from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) cover the 15 miles long journey taking on average 13 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £3, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Preston.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) and Virgin Trains trains Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE)

You can travel by train to Preston station (PRE) from Wigan North Western (WGN) with Northern Rail (3) and Virgin Trains for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 21 min
  • Cheapest Price: £7
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 17 a day

FAQs: Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) 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 North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) is £4; 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 Wigan North Western (WGN) and Preston station (PRE) is on average 13 min   for the 15 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) leaves at 06: 09. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) leaves at 15: 09.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains. There are 50 direct trains from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE), you can count on Northern Rail (3) or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Preston station (PRE). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Preston station (PRE) from Wigan North Western (WGN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wigan North Western, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Preston, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Preston station (PRE) from Wigan North Western (WGN) is worth doing with a journey time of 13 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Wigan North Western (WGN) to Preston station (PRE) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Wigan North Western

Distance from Wigan North Western to city center
Distance from Wigan North Western to city center
0.9 miles (1.5 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The Rail replacement bus pick up point can be found on the station car park.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible ticket machines: There are no accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Preston

Distance from Preston to city center
Distance from Preston to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
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