Salford to Wigan by train

  • First train
    05:36
  • Last train
    23:44
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    22m
  • Distance
    26 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    68
  • Avg. journey time
    34m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Salford to Wigan by train

Fast trains from Salford to Wigan take around 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 26 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salford and Wigan.

1. Are there direct trains from Salford to Wigan?

Direct trains from Salford to Wigan have been found.

We usually find around 73 direct trains on the route from Salford to Wigan every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 57 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Salford to Wigan?

The Salford to Wigan train travel time is normally about 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Salford to Wigan train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Wigan is usually scheduled to depart Salford around 05:36 and the last train is around 23:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salford around 05:40, and the last at 23:26.

When to book Salford to Wigan train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Salford to Wigan by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salford and Wigan?

More than one train company operates on the route from Salford to Wigan, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.