Wigan to Southport train

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Overview: Train from Wigan to Southport

distanceDistance17 miles
durationAverage train duration34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3)

Trains from Wigan to Southport cover the 17 miles long trip taking on average 34 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Wigan North Western and arrive in Southport.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3) trains Wigan to Southport

For as little as £7 you can travel by train from Wigan to Southport with Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern 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. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Wigan to Southport. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Wigan to Southport train information:

  • Average Duration: 34 min
  • Cheapest Price: £7
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Wigan to Southport train

FAQs: Travel by train from Wigan to Southport 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 Southport.
Cheap train tickets from Wigan to Southport can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wigan to Southport is £11; 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 and Southport is on average 34 min   for the 17 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Wigan and Southport by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wigan to Southport leaves at 06: 19. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wigan to Southport leaves at 12: 51.
There are 12 trains a day from Wigan to Southport which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Wigan to Southport train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Wigan and Southport to compare what amenities they may offer.

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 Southport, located 0.3 miles (483 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Wigan to Southport by train is October.
You have options as you can travel from Wigan to Southport 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Wigan and Southport

The major railway station for departures from Wigan is Wigan North Western. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wigan North Western for your trip from Wigan to Southport.
Amenities at station
Public transport options for Wigan North Western
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The Rail replacement bus pick up point can be found on the station car park.
Amenities at station
Public transport options for Wigan Wallgate
Onward travel information: Adjacent to Wigan North Western rail station for buses to St Helen? S, Southport, Ormskirk and Warrington. Maximum distance 200 yards/183m. Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up/Drop off outside the station
Metro: GMPTE 0161 228 7811
Wigan North Western or Wigan WallgateAccessibility
Amenities at station

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