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Duration 4h 35m
Distance 196.3 miles
Average price £170
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Wigan and Ely takes 4h 35m and the fastest train takes 3h 36m. There is a train service every few hours from Wigan to Ely. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via London

  1. Wigan North Western
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Ely
4h 39m
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£102 - £295

Wigan to Ely train times

Trains run hourly between Wigan and Ely. The service departs Wigan at 20:17 in the evening, which arrives into Ely at 00:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Wigan to Ely. However, there are services departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Ely via Euston station and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Wigan and Ely is 145 miles. The road distance is 196.3 miles.

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Wigan to Ely train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Wigan North Western station.

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Wigan to Ely train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Ely station.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Ely. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Wigan and Ely?

You can take a train from Wigan to Ely via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 4h 39m.
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £120
03457 125 678
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Ely
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Advance Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£75 - £120

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