There are 5 ways to get from St Helens to Wigan by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 352 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 352 bus from St Helens Bus Station to Wigan, Clayton St (Garage) 352

$2 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Helens to Wigan 9.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from St Helens to Wigan 9.7 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Walk from St Helens to Wigan 9.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from St Helens to Wigan is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Helens to Wigan is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Helens Bus Station station and arriving at Wigan, Clayton St (Garage). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Helens Central and arriving at Wigan North Western. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between St Helens and Wigan is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.7 miles.

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The best way to get from St Helens to Wigan without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The train from St Helens Central to Wigan North Western takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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St Helens to Wigan bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at St Helens Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from St Helens to Wigan.
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between St Helens, England and Wigan, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from St Helens to Wigan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Arriva Merseyside operates a bus from St Helens to Wigan every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Helens Bus Station to Wigan, Clayton St (Garage)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from St Helens to Wigan
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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