Darlington to Wigan by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    22:31
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m

Travelling from Darlington to Wigan by train

Fast trains from Darlington to Wigan take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 130 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Darlington and Wigan.

Are there direct trains from Darlington to Wigan?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Darlington to Wigan every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

How long is the train journey from Darlington to Wigan?

The Darlington to Wigan train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Darlington to Wigan train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Darlington around 05:18 and the last train is around 22:31. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Darlington around 06:36, and the last at 19:40.

When to book Darlington 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 Darlington to Wigan by train.

Which train companies operate between Darlington and Wigan?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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