You can get from Manchester to Wigan by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Wigan on 28 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||16 miles (25 km)|
|Available travel modes||Train|
|Fastest mode||Train • £7 • 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Northern Rail|
Travel 16 miles (25 km) by train to Wigan from Manchester. Northern Rail is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct train from Manchester to Wigan.
Travelling from Manchester to Wigan includes taking a train.
Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Manchester to Wigan. It takes on average 25 min to travel this journey.
Wigan is approximately 16 miles (25 km) away from Manchester.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Wigan is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Manchester and Wigan as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Wigan:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Wigan, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:
Yes, there is a direct service from Manchester to Wigan:
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 trip.
Before travelling from Manchester to Wigan, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester to Wigan tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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