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Wigan to Blackpool by bus

The journey from Wigan to Blackpool by bus is 26.45 mi and takes 1 hr 43 min. There are 64 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:57 AM and the last at 9:21 PM. It is possible to travel from Wigan to Blackpool by bus for as little as $18.47 or as much as $18.96. The best price for this journey is $18.47.

Lowest Price$18.47
Journey Duration1 hr 43 min
Connection per Day64
Lowest Price$18.47
Highest Price$18.96
First Departure5:57 AM
Last Departure9:21 PM
Distance26.45 mi
DepartureWigan
ArrivalBlackpool
CarriersNorthern Rail, Avanti West Coast

Wigan to Blackpool Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Wigan to Blackpool by bus?

When you're traveling from Wigan to Blackpool, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $18.59. You might be able to find prices as low as $18.47, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $18.59 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Wigan to Blackpool.

How long does the journey from Wigan to Blackpool take by bus?

The average journey time is 1 hr 43 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 26.45 mi from Wigan to Blackpool. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Wigan to Blackpool to take longer than 1 hr 43 min. The journey from Wigan to Blackpool covers a distance of 26.45 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 hr 43 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 5 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Wigan to Blackpool faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Wigan to Blackpool?

The first journey of the day departs from Wigan at 5:57 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 9:21 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Wigan and Blackpool. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Wigan at 5:57 AM, and the last departure will leave at 9:21 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Wigan to Blackpool can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many daily journeys are there from Wigan to Blackpool?

The route from Wigan to Blackpool is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Wigan 64 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Wigan to Blackpool, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 64 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Wigan to Blackpool. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Wigan to Blackpool, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

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Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Wigan to Blackpool.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Wigan - Blackpool bus tickets can be found for as low as $17.88 if you’re lucky, or $20.02 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $23.33.

Find the best day to travel to Blackpool by bus

When travelling to Blackpool by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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Northern is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the north of England. Northern is owned by Northern Trains Ltd, a division of "DOHL," the public sector holding company for the Department of Transportation. It is owned by Arriva UK Trains and operates over 2,500 services every weekday, serving cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, and Newcastle.

Services on board Northern Rail and Avanti West Coast from Wigan to Blackpool
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Wigan to Blackpool CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
2.98kg
Bus
3.19kg
Flight
8.51kg
Car
6.81kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Wigan to Blackpool?
A bus ticket from Wigan to Blackpool is $18.59. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $18.47.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Wigan to Blackpool?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Wigan to Blackpool is $18.47. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Wigan and Blackpool by bus?
Wigan to Blackpool is 26.45 mi.
How long does the bus between Wigan and Blackpool take?
Wigan to Blackpool is on average 1 hr 43 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Wigan to Blackpool?
The bus journey from Wigan to Blackpool is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast and TransPennine Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Wigan to Blackpool?
Wigan to Blackpool has 64 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Wigan to Blackpool leave?
The earliest bus from Wigan to Blackpool departs at 5:57 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Wigan to Blackpool depart?
The latest bus from Wigan to Blackpool departs at 9:21 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Wigan to Blackpool in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $18.47 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Wigan to Blackpool?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from Wigan to go to Blackpool. You can go from Wigan Wallgate and Gathurst and you can arrive at Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Blackpool Market Street (Stop MA1) and Blackpool North.
What's the fastest journey time between Wigan to Blackpool by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Wigan and Blackpool is 1 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Wigan to Blackpool?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Wigan and Blackpool.
What are the CO2 emissions for Wigan to Blackpool by bus?
The bus journey from Wigan to Blackpool creates 3.19kg of CO2 emissions.

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