There are 4 ways to get from Widnes to Leigh by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 19 bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Leigh Bus Station 19

$9 - $11

3 alternative options

Train, line 28 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Birchwood
  2. Take the line 28 bus from Birchwood Station to Leigh Bus Station 28 / ...

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Widnes to Leigh 17.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Widnes to Leigh 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Widnes to Leigh is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Widnes to Leigh is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Widnes and Leigh is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Widnes to Leigh without a car is to line 19 bus which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Widnes to Leigh, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Widnes to Leigh is 18 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Widnes to Leigh.

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There are 701+ hotels available in Leigh. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Widnes to Leigh.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between Widnes, England and Leigh, Wigan, England?

Network Warrington operates a bus from Widnes to Leigh every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Birchwood
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Leigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Birchwood Station to Leigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Widnes to Leigh
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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