How to get from London to Wigan

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Travel Information between London and Wigan

distanceDistance174 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £78
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £10 • 4 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £78 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast

Travel 174 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Wigan from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from London to Wigan.

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There are 4 ways to get from London to Wigan: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Wigan. Tickets for a coach cost on average £10.

This is compared to other travel options to Wigan:

A coach is £68 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from London to Wigan costing on average £78.

A coach is £65 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from London to Wigan costing on average £75.

The quickest way to travel from London to Wigan is by flight, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 1 h 55 min.

The distance from London to Wigan is approximately 174 miles.

The average frequency per day from London to Wigan is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • Around 59 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Wigan as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Wigan:

  • Most travellers catch their train from London Victoria and arrive in Wigan North Western.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Wigan:

  • You can take a coach from London to Wigan with Megabus. Cheap tickets can be found for £10 with Megabus from London to Wigan.
  • You can travel between London and Wigan by flight with British Airways. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £78 with British Airways from London to Wigan.
  • You can take a train from London to Wigan with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £75 with Avanti West Coast from London to Wigan.

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Wigan with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct coach per day to Wigan with Flixbus.
  • You can find direct flights per day to take to Wigan with British Airways or Flybe.
  • You'll find direct train services to Wigan with Avanti West Coast with around 28 direct trains every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Wigan tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.

Omio customers who travel from London to Wigan often also extend their holiday to go to Manchester, Liverpool or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Wigan and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip to Wigan from London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £10 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £78 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £75 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Wigan from London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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