Duration 3h 5m
Distance 50.7 miles
Average price £28
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Wigan and Skipton takes 3h 5m and the fastest train takes 1h 52m. The train service runs several times per day from Wigan to Skipton. 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 Lancaster • 2h 38m

  1. Wigan North Western
  2. Lancaster
  3. Skipton
2h 38m
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£21 - £66

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No, there is no direct train from Wigan to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Skipton via Lancaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Wigan and Skipton is 39 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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

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Wigan to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Skipton station.

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What companies run services between Wigan and Skipton?

You can take a train from Wigan to Skipton via Lancaster in around 2h 38m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £50
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£2 - £3

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