Wigan to Huddersfield by train

  • First train
    05:48
  • Last train
    23:38
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 1m
  • Distance
    57 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    33
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 23m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wigan to Huddersfield by train

Fast trains from Wigan to Huddersfield take around 1 hour and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 57 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Huddersfield.

1. Are there direct trains from Wigan to Huddersfield?

Journeys between Wigan and Huddersfield usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Wigan to Huddersfield 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 69 departures.

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

The Wigan to Huddersfield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Huddersfield is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 05:48 and the last train is around 21:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:56, and the last at 23:38.

When to book Wigan to Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wigan and Huddersfield?

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

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • 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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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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