Trains from
Wigan to Liverpool

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  1. on time
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
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  3. on time
    Wigan Wallgate
    Platform 1
    06:04
    Wigan Wallgate
    Platform 1
    06:29
    Kirkby (Merseyside)
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:43
    Kirkby (Merseyside)
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:01
    Liverpool Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    Liverpool Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  5. Wigan North Western
    Platform 4 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
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  6. Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 1 estimated
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    Wigan Wallgate
    Platform 1
    06:57
    Wigan Wallgate
    Platform 1
    07:22
    Kirkby (Merseyside)
    07:28
    Kirkby (Merseyside)
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:46
    Liverpool Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    Liverpool Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Wigan North Western
    Platform 1 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
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  9. Wigan North Western
    Platform 6 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
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  10. Wigan North Western
    Platform 4 estimated
    Liverpool Lime Street
    Platform 5 estimated
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Journey information from Wigan to Liverpool

  • Train Fares from: £7.60
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 57
  • Distance: 18 miles (28 km)
  • Train operators: TransPennine Express
  • Origin: Wigan
  • Destination: Liverpool
  • How long does it take to travel from Wigan to Liverpool by train?

    The average journey time between Wigan and Liverpool is . On an average weekday, there are 57 trains travelling from Wigan to Liverpool. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Wigan to Liverpool by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Wigan to Liverpool cost?

    Train tickets from Wigan to Liverpool can start from as little as £7.60 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Wigan to Liverpool?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Wigan to Liverpool without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Wigan to Liverpool.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Wigan and Liverpool?

    The distance between Wigan and Liverpool is 18 miles.

    Distance: 18 miles
  • What time is the first train from Wigan to Liverpool?

    The first train from Wigan to Liverpool departs at .

    What time is the last train from Wigan to Liverpool?

    The last train from Wigan to Liverpool departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Wigan to Liverpool timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Wigan to Liverpool for Saturday 29th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:3506:2247m, direct
05:5106:4049m, direct
06:0407:0157m, 1 change
06:2107:1150m, direct
06:4707:1932m, direct
06:5207:3947m, direct
06:5707:4649m, 1 change
07:0207:5452m, direct
07:2108:1049m, direct
07:4708:2841m, direct

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Liverpool to Wigan.

How to find cheap train tickets from Wigan to Liverpool

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance.

Save up to 61%** when you book in advance. Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket.

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.