Wigan to Swansea by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:45
  • Last train
    22:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 5m

Travelling from Wigan to Swansea by train

Fast trains from Wigan to Swansea take around 4 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 231 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Swansea.

Are there direct trains from Wigan to Swansea?

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Wigan to Swansea every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Wigan to Swansea?

The Wigan to Swansea train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Wigan to Swansea train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Swansea is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 05:45 and the last train is around 22:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:28, and the last at 22:52.

When to book Wigan to Swansea 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 Swansea by train.

Which train companies operate between Wigan and Swansea?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • 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 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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