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Trains Burnley to Wigan: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much do train tickets from Burnley to Wigan cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Burnley to Wigan cost £ 20. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 20 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Burnley to Wigan.

Burnley to Wigan by train

Best price £ 20
Journey duration 33 min
Connections per day 22
First departure 17:24
Last departure 22:01
Distance 24.2 mi
Departure Burnley
Arrival Wigan
Carriers Nationalrail, Northern rail, Avanti West Coast

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How much time will it take to go from Burnley to Wigan by train?

The distance between Burnley and Wigan is around 24.2 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 33 min. However, the fastest routes between Burnley and Wigan take 11 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Burnley to Wigan leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Burnley at 17:24, and the last departure will leave at 22:01. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Burnley to Wigan can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use on the Burnley to Wigan route?

You will be able to leave Burnley by using stations such as Burnley Manchester Road [ BYM ], Preston, Wigan North Western, Burnley Manchester Road and Burnley Central. These connect you to stations including Wigan North Western [ WGN ], Wigan Wallgate [ WGW ], Burnley Central, Preston, Burnley Manchester Road, Wigan North Western and Wigan Wallgate in Wigan. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Burnley or in Wigan, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Burnley leave for Wigan?

You will be able to travel from Burnley to Wigan using companies such as Northern rail and Avanti West Coast. Combined, these providers offer an average of 22 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 22 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Burnley to Wigan using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 22 direct connections from Burnley to Wigan each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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