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There are 5 ways to get from Wigan to Edge Hill University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Preston  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Ormskirk

$11 - $29

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Central to Ormskirk

$12 - $17

Bus  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, station to Ormskirk, Bus Station 2A

Taxi  •  15m

  1. Take a taxi from Wigan to Edge Hill University 11.9 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  15m

  1. Drive from Wigan to Edge Hill University 11.9 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Wigan to Edge Hill University is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Wigan to Edge Hill University is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Wigan to Edge Hill University. However, there are services departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Ormskirk via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Wigan and Edge Hill University is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Edge Hill University without a car is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs £8 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Wigan to Edge Hill University, including transfers.

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Wigan to Edge Hill University train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Wigan North Western station.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Edge Hill University is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs £8 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 28m.

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Wigan to Edge Hill University train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Ormskirk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wigan to Edge Hill University is 12 miles. It takes approximately 15m to drive from Wigan to Edge Hill University.

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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Wigan, England and Edge Hill University, England?

You can take a train from Wigan to Edge Hill University via Preston and Ormskirk in around 1h 50m. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Wigan to Edge Hill University every 4 hours, and the journey takes 1h 1m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Ormskirk
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Preston
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, station to Ormskirk, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Other operators
Taxi from Wigan to Edge Hill University
Ave. Duration
15m
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
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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