There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western

$10 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus, line 658 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Manchester
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) to Leigh, Bus Station Access (Spinning Jenny Way) V1
  3. Take the line 658 bus from Leigh Bus Station to Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway) 658

$9 - $11

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station 28.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station 28.1 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  30 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Wigan bus Station 28.1 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station 28.1 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Wigan bus Station is 31 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £75 - £95.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Wigan North Western. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway) via Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) and Leigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

The train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Wigan bus Station, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 52 min. TransPennine Express also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station via Manchester, Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14), Leigh, Bus Station Access (Spinning Jenny Way), Leigh Bus Station, and Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway) in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leigh Bus Station to Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $60
uberASSIST
$40 - $60
uberACCESS
$45 - $65
uberEXEC
$70 - $95
uberXL
$80 - $110
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Wigan bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Wigan bus Station
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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