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Duration 41 min
Distance 21.4 miles
Average price £12
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Wigan and Liverpool takes 41 min and the fastest train takes 30 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Wigan to Liverpool. 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

  1. Wigan North Western
  2. Liverpool
49 min
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£8 - £18

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Liverpool is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.4 miles.

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

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Wigan to Liverpool train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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What companies run services between Wigan and Liverpool?

Northern Rail operates a train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street hourly. Tickets cost £8 - £15 and the journey takes 49 min. TransPennine Express also services this route twice daily.
Train operators
Northern Rail
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £15
TransPennine Express
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £18
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £18

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