Bristol to Wigan by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    23:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 54m

Travelling from Bristol to Wigan by train

The fastest trains from Bristol to Wigan take around 2 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 226 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Wigan.

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Bristol 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 23 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 06:20 and the last train is around 22:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 06:15, and the last at 23:45.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Bristol 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 Bristol to Wigan by train.

Which trains operate between Bristol and Wigan?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • Northern
  • 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 rail 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.

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