Penrith to Wigan by train

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    21:39
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 2m
  • Distance
    125 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 7m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Penrith to Wigan by train

Fast trains from Penrith to Wigan take around 1 hour and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 125 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Penrith and Wigan.

1. Are there direct trains from Penrith to Wigan?

Direct trains from Penrith to Wigan have been found.

We usually find around 32 direct trains on the route from Penrith to Wigan every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 23 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Penrith to Wigan?

The Penrith to Wigan train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Penrith to Wigan train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Penrith around 05:58 and the last train is around 21:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Penrith around 07:17, and the last at 20:24.

When to book Penrith 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 Penrith to Wigan by train.

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Which train companies operate between Penrith and Wigan?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • 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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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.

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