Wigan to Edinburgh by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Wigan to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Wigan to Edinburgh take around 2 hours and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 270 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Wigan to Edinburgh?
Direct trains from Wigan to Edinburgh have been found.
We usually find around 23 direct trains on the route from Wigan to Edinburgh every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Wigan to Edinburgh?
The Wigan to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Wigan to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 06:43 and the last train is around 20:44.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:43, and the last at 19:38.
What's the Wigan to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Wigan to Edinburgh are $20.67.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $38 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $31. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Wigan to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Wigan and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Wigan to Edinburgh, 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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