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Train Information to Glasgow from Wigan

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Wigan to Glasgow cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 37 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Travel Tips

Trains from Wigan to Glasgow
Travel by train to Glasgow 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 Glasgow.
How much does a cheap train from Wigan to Glasgow cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Glasgow from Wigan for the next 7 days starting from £15  one way.
How much does the train from Wigan to Glasgow cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Wigan to Glasgow train prices are on average £35  one way.
What is the distance to Glasgow from Wigan by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Glasgow from Wigan via train to be approximately 173 miles (279 km).
What is the average Wigan to Glasgow train duration?
On average the Wigan to Glasgow train time is 2 h 37 min  covering the 173 miles (279 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Wigan and arrival train station in Glasgow?

Some of the Wigan train stations to Glasgow you can start your journey from include Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Glasgow include Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow).

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Wigan North Western   and arriving in Glasgow Central.

Where is the Wigan train station located? Where is the Glasgow train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Wigan North Western, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Wigan. The most popular arrival train station in Glasgow, called Glasgow Central, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Wigan to Glasgow?
For the route from Wigan to Glasgow you can take a train with Avanti West Coast or First Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Wigan to Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there from Wigan to Glasgow a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Wigan to Glasgow. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Wigan to Glasgow? What time is the last train from Wigan to Glasgow?
The first Wigan to Glasgow train departs at 07: 00   and the last train from Wigan to Glasgow leaves at 11: 26. Check out the most up-to-date Wigan to Glasgow train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book train tickets between Wigan and Glasgow for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Wigan to Glasgow is on average £35 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Wigan and Glasgow available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Wigan North Western is the most popular Wigan 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 Wigan for your journey to Glasgow.