There are 7 ways to get from Wigan to Norwich by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Norwich

$166 - $254

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Bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Wigan to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Norwich Bus Station National Express

$27 - $36

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Norwich

$52 - $160

Train, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station

$77 - $101

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Wigan to Norwich 220.3 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly to Norwich  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Norwich (NWI) MAN - NWI

$87 - $208

Train, fly to London Heathrow  •  6 h 3 min

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

$154 - $383

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The cheapest way to get from Wigan to Norwich is to bus which costs £20 - £28 and takes 8 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wigan to Norwich is to train and fly which costs £65 - £160 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wigan to Norwich station. However, there are services departing from Wigan and arriving at Norwich Bus Station via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wigan to Norwich. However, there are services departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Norwich via Manchester Oxford Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Norwich is 176 miles. The road distance is 220.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Norwich without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs £120 - £200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Wigan to Norwich, including transfers.

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Wigan to Norwich bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Wigan station.

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Wigan to Norwich train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Manchester Oxford Road station.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Norwich is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs £120 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £28 and takes 8 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Wigan to Norwich.
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  • Distance: 176.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Wigan, England and Norwich, England?

You can take a train from Wigan to Norwich via London Euston, Euston Square Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wigan to Norwich via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Norwich
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Bus operators
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Norwich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Norwich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Wigan to Norwich bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Norwich Bus Station.

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Wigan to Norwich train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Norwich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wigan to Norwich is 220 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Wigan to Norwich.

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Loganair offers flights from Manchester Airport to Norwich Airport.

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