There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

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

$6 - $10

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Rideshare  •  59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Manchester to Wigan 22.4 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Line 33 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Higher Ince, Ince Bar (Takeaway) 33

$8

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan 26.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan 26.6 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan 26.6 miles

$50 - $75

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) and arriving at Higher Ince, Ince Bar (Takeaway). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Wigan North Western. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Wigan is 17 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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The train from Manchester Piccadilly to Wigan North Western takes 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan bus services, operated by Diamond, depart from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan is to train which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 33 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at Higher Ince, Ince Bar (Takeaway) station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Wigan North Western station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Wigan, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, Diamond operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Higher Ince, Ince Bar (Takeaway)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Manchester to Wigan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$45 - $65
UberX
$50 - $75
Assist
$50 - $75
Exec
$60 - $90
UberXL
$70 - $100
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Wigan.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Wigan. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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