It takes an average of 2h 57m to travel from Wigan to London by train, over a distance of around 176 miles (283 km). There are normally 58 trains per day travelling from Wigan to London and tickets for this journey start from £20.50 when you book in advance.
From 1h 58m
176 miles (283 km)
58 trains per day
Direct trains available
Want to travel from Wigan to London by train? We’re here to help.
It takes just 1 hour and 57 minutes to travel from Wigan to London on the fastest direct Avanti West Coast services. Hop on one of their trains at Wigan North Western station and you’ll find comfortable seating, free WiFi and plenty of space for luggage. If you want to travel in style, Avanti West Coast First Class offers complimentary food and drink, reclining seats, and extra legroom.
Once you arrive at London Euston station, you can easily reach the city’s top attractions as several London Underground lines call here. If you fancy some fresh air, you’re just a 20-minute walk from the beautiful Regent’s Park.
Ready to book? You can search for cheap train tickets from Wigan to London in our Journey Planner at the top of the page. Scroll up for train timetables or keep going for money-saving tips like using a Railcard to save 1/3 or travelling Off-Peak.
The average journey time by train between Wigan and London is 2 hours and 57 minutes, with around 58 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Wigan to London is 1 hour and 58 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Wigan to London can start from as little as £20.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Wigan to London without having to change trains. There are 58 direct trains from Wigan to London each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Wigan to London leaves at 04:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Wigan to London leaves at 21:31. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Wigan to London cover a distance of around 176 miles (283 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London to Wigan.
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