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Duration 2h 40m
Distance 207.6 miles
Average price £200
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Wigan and Leith takes 2h 40m and the fastest train takes 2h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Wigan to Leith. 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. Leith
2h 43m
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£75 - £270

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 43m.

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The distance between Wigan and Leith is 170 miles. The road distance is 207.6 miles.

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

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Wigan to Leith train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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There are 2787+ hotels available in Leith. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Wigan and Leith?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Wigan North Western to Edinburgh every 4 hours. Tickets cost £75 - £270 and the journey takes 2h 43m.
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £270

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