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Duration 1h 7m
Distance 25.9 miles
Average price £13
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Wigan and Failsworth takes 1h 7m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Wigan to Failsworth. 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. Failsworth
59 min
£10 - £17

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No, there is no direct train from Wigan to Failsworth. However, there are services departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Failsworth via Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Failsworth is 20 miles. The road distance is 25.9 miles.

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

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Wigan to Failsworth train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Manchester Victoria station.

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There are 679+ hotels available in Failsworth. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Wigan and Failsworth?

Northern Rail operates a train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Victoria every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £7 - £13 and the journey takes 39 min.
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