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Northern manage all operations and services at Wigan Wallgate train station. The station is one of two within the town of Wigan and offers services to towns including Southport and Kirkby. Wigan Wallgate station is just a short walk from Wigan North Western station. Local attractions close to the station include the Museum of Wigan Life, and the town centre is a short walk away. Passengers heading to Southport can arrive in just over 30 minutes from Wigan Wallgate, the service is available twice per hour from Monday to Saturday. The Sunday service for this route is available hourly. The town of Kirkby (Merseyside) is around 25 minutes from Wigan Wallgate stops along this route include Pemberton, Orrell, Upholland, and Rainford.  


There are three platforms available at the station and facilities include a ticket machine, ticket counter and outdoor seating for passengers awaiting their train service. A waiting room sits in the centre of the three platforms. Step-free access is available at the station the platforms can be accessed by steps and a lift within the ticket hall. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday 06:00 - 21:00
Sunday 08:00 - 20:00
Monday Tuesday Wednesday 06:00 - 18:00
Friday 06:00 - 21:00
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Notices around station advising staff will assist with ramps if step is too high on to train
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces24
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Contact GMPTE for locker hire
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Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Services Towards Kirkby, Southport, Bolton and Manchester :Level access into the ticket hall, down 30 steps onto the platform, or via a lift on the left inside the ticket hall. Lifts open for all services.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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Departures and arrivals from Wigan Wallgate

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Wigan Wallgate station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Kirkby (Merseyside)Northern06:043On time
to Manchester Oxford RoadNorthern06:112On time
to SouthportNorthern06:371On time
to Kirkby (Merseyside)Northern06:571On time
to Manchester VictoriaNorthern07:012On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Manchester VictoriaNorthern06:351On time
from Manchester VictoriaNorthern06:551On time
from Kirkby (Merseyside)Northern07:002On time
from SouthportNorthern07:062On time
from LeedsNorthern07:301On time
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