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Leicester to Wigan by train
Fastest journey1hr 49m
Trains per day29
Avg. journey time3hr 16m
Travelling from Leicester to Wigan by train
Fast trains from Leicester to Wigan take around 1 hour and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 143 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Wigan.
1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Wigan?
Journeys between Leicester and Wigan usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Leicester 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 41 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Leicester to Wigan?
The Leicester to Wigan train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leicester to Wigan train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 07:10 and the last train is around 22:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 07:09, and the last at 22:20.
When to book Leicester 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 Leicester to Wigan by train.
Which train companies operate between Leicester and Wigan?
More than one train company operates on the route from Leicester to Wigan, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London Midland
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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