Wigan to Bristol by train

  • First train
    05:45
  • Last train
    22:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 51m
  • Distance
    226 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wigan to Bristol by train

Fast trains from Wigan to Bristol take around 2 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 226 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Bristol.

1. Are there direct trains from Wigan to Bristol?

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

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Wigan to Bristol 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 19 departures.

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

The Wigan to Bristol train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Bristol 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 21:33.

When to book Wigan to Bristol 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 Bristol by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wigan and Bristol?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • Northern
  • 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

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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.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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