Plymouth to Wigan by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:20
  • Last train
    20:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 9m

Travelling from Plymouth to Wigan by train

Fast trains from Plymouth to Wigan take around 5 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 367 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Plymouth and Wigan.

Are there direct trains from Plymouth to Wigan?

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

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Plymouth 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 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Plymouth to Wigan?

The Plymouth to Wigan train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Plymouth to Wigan train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Plymouth around 05:20 and the last train is around 19:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Plymouth around 05:25, and the last at 20:04.

When to book Plymouth 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 Plymouth to Wigan by train.

Which train companies operate between Plymouth and Wigan?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • Great Western Railway
  • Northern
  • 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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