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Cambridge to Wigan by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 31m
  • Distance
    239 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    38
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 2m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Cambridge to Wigan by train

Fast trains from Cambridge to Wigan take around 3 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 239 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Wigan.

1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Wigan?

Journeys between Cambridge and Wigan usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Cambridge to Wigan every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Cambridge to Wigan?

The Cambridge to Wigan train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Cambridge to Wigan train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 05:15, and the last at 23:16.

When to book Cambridge to Wigan train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cambridge to Wigan by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Wigan?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cambridge to Wigan, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Northern
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Wigan to Cambridge by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.