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Travelling from Wigan to Salford by train

Fast trains from Wigan to Salford take around 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 26 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Salford.

Are there direct trains from Wigan to Salford?

Direct trains from Wigan to Salford have been found.

We usually find around 61 direct trains on the route from Wigan to Salford every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 50 departures.

How long is the train journey from Wigan to Salford?

The Wigan to Salford train travel time is normally about 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Wigan to Salford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Salford is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 05:48 and the last train is around 22:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:28, and the last at 21:55.

When to book Wigan to Salford 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 Wigan to Salford by train.

Which train companies operate between Wigan and Salford?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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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