Wigan to Preston by train
Travelling from Wigan to Preston by train
Fast trains from Wigan to Preston take around 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 24 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Preston.
1. Are there direct trains from Wigan to Preston?
Direct trains from Wigan to Preston have been found.
We usually find around 50 direct trains on the route from Wigan to Preston every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 47 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Wigan to Preston?
The Wigan to Preston train travel time is normally about 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Wigan to Preston train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Preston is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 06:25 and the last train is around 00:04.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:25, and the last at 23:55.
What's the Wigan to Preston train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Wigan to Preston are $1.93.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $2 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $2. 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 Preston 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 Preston by train.
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Which train companies operate between Wigan and Preston?
More than one train company operates on the route from Wigan to Preston, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- 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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