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

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Wigan, River Way to Horwich, The Crown (House 19) 575 / ...

$7

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Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Bolton
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Adlington (Lancs)

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wigan to Adlington 7.1 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Wigan to Adlington 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Wigan to Adlington 6.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Wigan to Adlington is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wigan to Adlington is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wigan to Adlington. However, there are services departing from Wigan, River Way and arriving at Adlington, Ridgeway Arms via Horwich, The Crown (Crown Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wigan to Adlington. However, there are services departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Adlington (Lancs) via Bolton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Adlington is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Adlington without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs £6.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Wigan to Adlington, including transfers.

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Wigan to Adlington bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Wigan, River Way station.

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Wigan to Adlington train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Wigan North Western station.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Adlington is to bus which takes 45 min and costs £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £4 - £8 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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Wigan to Adlington bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Horwich, The Crown (House 19) station.

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Wigan to Adlington train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Adlington (Lancs) station.

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Map of how to get from Wigan to Adlington.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Wigan, England and Adlington, Lancashire, England?

Arriva North West operates a bus from Wigan to Adlington every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 33 min. Diamond also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wigan to Adlington via Bolton in around 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Bolton
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Adlington (Lancs)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, River Way to Horwich, The Crown (House 19)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Wigan, River Way to Horwich, The Crown (House 19)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wigan to Adlington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk

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