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Buses to and from Wigan and Leigh

Explore Wigan and Leigh by Stagecoach Bus...

Whether travelling for shopping, leisure or work, Wigan and Leigh are just a Stagecoach bus ride away!

There are so many reasons to hop on board with Stagecoach, here are just a few...

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Grand Arcade Shopping Wigan

Galleries Wigan

Spinning Gate Shopping Centre Leigh

How much will it cost to travel around Wigan?

Travel as much as you like for just £2.29 per day*

  • WiganRider DayRider adult -  £5.00 
  • WiganRider DayRider child** - £2.50 

Buy your DayRider  bus pass on the  Stagecoach Bus App or from the driver.

  • 7 Day WiganRider day bus pass - £16.00   

Buy your 7 Day WiganRider bus pass online, on the Stagecoach Bus App  or from the driver.

For prices of travel throughout Greater Manchester click here.

* 7 Day WiganRider bus pass £16.00 used for 7  days  £2.29 per day.

**Children under 16 holding an igo card and TfGM concessionary orange card holders)

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How can I plan my journey?

  1. Use the "Plan a journey" box above
    You can also plan your journey using the Stagecoach Bus App.
  2. Visiting your local TfGM Travelshop at Wigan or Leigh to pick up a printed timetable
  3. Calling Traveline on 0871 200 22 33
    (calls cost 12 pence per minute plus your phone company’s access charge)

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Which bus to catch in Wigan

Service 1:
Wigan to Hawkley Hall - Pemberton  - Wigan circular

Service 2:
Wigan to Pemberton - Hawkley Hall -  Wigan circular

Service 3:
Wigan to Pemberton - Kitt Green - Wigan circular

Service 4:
Wigan to Kitt Green - Pemberton - Wigan circular

Service 5:
Wigan to Beech Hill - Wigan circular

Service 6:
Wigan  to Beech Hill  -  Wigan circular

Service 7:
Wigan to Hindley* - Westhoughton - Bolton:   Bolton to Westhoughton - Hindley* - Wigan

Service 8:
Wigan to Hindley - Leigh:   Leigh to Hindley - Wigan

Service 9:
Wigan to Platt Bridge - Leigh - Higher Folds:   Higher Folds to Leigh   -   Platt Bridge   -   Wigan

Service 10: 
Wigan to Ashton-in-Makerfield - Leigh:   Leigh to Ashton-in-Makerfield   -  Wigan

Service 10A:
Wigan to Ashton-in-Makerfield - Leigh:   Leigh to Ashton-in-Makerfield   -  Wigan

Service 34:
Bryn to Leigh* - Worsley - Royal Salford Hospital - Manchester;  Manchester  to Royal Salford Hospital - Worsley - Leigh* - Bryn

Service 113:
Wigan to Standish* - Preston:   Preston  to  Standish* -  Wigan

Service 634:
Wigan to Castle Hill  - Wigan circular

Service 635:
Wigan to  Wrightington Hospital:   Wrightington Hospital   to   Wigan

* Please check the map below for the boundary point on this service when travelling with your Wigan bus pass.


Where can I travel using my Wigan area bus pass?

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Click on the map or here to open or download a PDF of this map.


Why should I catch the bus?

  • It’s easy, affordable and hassle free!
  • Buses have wide, step free entrances, making it easy to get on and off, particularly if you are carrying shopping or have a buggy 
  • There are special places on the bus for buggies and wheelchairs too
  • Buses are modern, smart and comfortable with environmentally friendly engines
  • Choose from our range of tickets for travel within the Wigan MBC area or further afield to Bolton, Salford and Manchester
  • Buy tickets online, on your mobile phone using the Stagecoach Bus App or from the driver
  • If you buy a ticket  on the bus  ticket machines are contactless so you don’t have to worry about having cash
  • Use the Stagecoach Bus App to check for live bus times to see when your bus is due

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Travel on AnyBus, Tram or Train in Greater Manchester

If your journey includes travel on different buses, the tram or train, a System One ticket or get me there ticket may be a better option for you.