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Trains Heathrow to Wigan: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Heathrow to Wigan?

Prices will vary when you travel from Heathrow to Wigan. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 147.31 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 138.80, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Heathrow to Wigan by train

Best price £ 138.80
Journey duration 59 min
Connections per day 56
First departure 17:12
Last departure 21:55
Distance 169 mi
Departure Heathrow
Arrival Wigan
Carriers Nationalrail, Heathrow express, Tube, Cross country, Avanti West Coast, West midlands railway, East Midlands Railway, Great Western Railway, TransPennine Express, Northern rail, Thameslink, TfL Rail

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Minimum price
£ 138.80
Maximum price
£ 420.04

Heathrow - Wigan


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How long does the journey from Heathrow to Wigan take by train?

The journey from Heathrow to Wigan covers a distance of 169.6 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 59 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 12 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Heathrow to Wigan faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Heathrow to Wigan?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Heathrow at 17:12, and the last departure will leave at 21:55. 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 Heathrow 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 are used when traveling from Heathrow to Wigan?

In Heathrow, departure stations include Crewe, London Paddington, Reading, Manchester Piccadilly, Wigan North Western, Stafford, London St Pancras International, Sheffield, Hayes & Harlington and Bedford. When you arrive in Wigan, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Stafford, Wigan North Western, London St Pancras International, Manchester Piccadilly, Reading, Milton Keynes Central, Wigan Wallgate, Hayes & Harlington, London Paddington and Bedford. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

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

The route from Heathrow to Wigan is served by providers including Nationalrail, Heathrow express, Tube, Cross country, Avanti West Coast, West midlands railway, East Midlands Railway, Great Western Railway, TransPennine Express, Northern rail, Thameslink and TfL Rail. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 60 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Heathrow 56 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Heathrow to Wigan, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 56 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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