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Duration 12 min
Distance 6.7 miles
Average price £4
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Wigan and Atherton takes 12 min and the fastest train takes 11 min. There is an hourly train service from Wigan to Atherton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Wigan North Western
  2. Atherton
11 min
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£3 - £6

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Hag Fold. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Atherton is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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Wigan to Atherton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Wigan North Western station.

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Wigan to Atherton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Hag Fold station.

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What companies run services between Wigan and Atherton?

Northern Rail operates a train from Wigan North Western to Hag Fold hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £6 and the journey takes 11 min.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
£3 - £6

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