Leeds to Wigan by train

  • First train
    06:06
  • Last train
    22:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 26m
  • Distance
    77 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    42
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 40m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leeds to Wigan by train

Fast trains from Leeds to Wigan take around 1 hour and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 77 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Wigan.

1. Are there direct trains from Leeds to Wigan?

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

We usually find around 43 departures on the route from Leeds to Wigan every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 57 departures.

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

The Leeds to Wigan train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 06:06 and the last train is around 23:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 06:49, and the last at 22:34.

When to book Leeds 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 Leeds to Wigan by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leeds and Wigan?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

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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.