There are 8 ways to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to London Euston

$144 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Wigan to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 210 / ...

$46 - $60

6 alternative options

Train, line 140 bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Harrow & Wealdstone
  3. Take the line 140 bus from Harrow & Wealdstone Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 140

$109 - $177

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Reading

$99 - $152

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 202.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$75 - $265

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR

$84 - $219

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)

$116 - $374

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which costs £100 - £170 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Wigan and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Wigan and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 171 miles. The road distance is 202.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £100 - £170.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Wigan station.

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The best way to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £100 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £50 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 171.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Wigan, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $180 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wigan to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station in around 6 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Wigan North Western to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Harrow & Wealdstone
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Leeds
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Harrow & Wealdstone Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Wigan to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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