Wigan to Torquay by train

  • First train
    05:45
  • Last train
    23:44
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 48m
  • Distance
    349 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 2m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wigan to Torquay by train

Fast trains from Wigan to Torquay take around 4 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 349 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Torquay.

1. Are there direct trains from Wigan to Torquay?

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

We usually find around 14 departures on the route from Wigan to Torquay 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 12 departures.

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

The Wigan to Torquay train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Torquay is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 05:45 and the last train is around 23:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:28, and the last at 23:44.

When to book Wigan to Torquay 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 Torquay by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wigan and Torquay?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • 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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