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Wigan to Peterborough by train

  • First train
    06:11
  • Last train
    23:48
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 2m
  • Distance
    192 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    24
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 46m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Wigan to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Wigan to Peterborough take around 3 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 192 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wigan and Peterborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Wigan to Peterborough?

Journeys between Wigan and Peterborough usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Wigan to Peterborough every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

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

The Wigan to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough is usually scheduled to depart Wigan around 06:11 and the last train is around 23:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wigan around 06:23, and the last at 22:51.

When to book Wigan to Peterborough 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 Wigan to Peterborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wigan and Peterborough?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

Peterborough to Wigan by train

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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.