There are 6 ways to get from Wigan to Warrington by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 min

$11 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  52 min

  1. 22A

$7

4 alternative options

Line 360 tram  •  50 min

  1. 360

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. 13.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  18 min

  1. 13.4 miles

$2 - $5

Walk  •  4 h 11 min

  1. 13.1 miles

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Wigan to Warrington hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Network Warrington operates a bus from Wigan to Warrington 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Tram from Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway) to Bewsey, Owen Street
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wigan to Warrington
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wigan and Warrington is 17 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wigan to Warrington is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Wigan to Warrington is to train which takes 9 min and costs £8 - £14.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wigan North Western and arriving at Warrington Bank Quay. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wigan, King St West/Wallgate (Takeaway) and arriving at Bewsey, Owen Street. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

The train from Wigan North Western to Warrington Bank Quay takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.