Edinburgh to Lincoln train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Lincoln

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Cheapest

£38

Average

£53

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
10:00Edinburgh4h40 14:40Lincoln
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£381One-way
Cross Country
09:03Edinburgh5h37 14:40Lincoln
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£511One-way
London North Eastern Railway
14:30Edinburgh4h04 18:34Lincoln
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£541One-way
Cross Country
08:05Edinburgh4h28 12:33Lincoln
0 changes
£691One-way

Train schedule Edinburgh to Lincoln

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 August
Cross Country
08:05Edinburgh4h28 12:33Lincoln
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Cross Country
09:03Edinburgh5h37 14:40Lincoln
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:00Edinburgh4h40 14:40Lincoln
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London North Eastern Railway
14:30Edinburgh4h04 18:34Lincoln
0 changes

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Lincoln

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h 4 m

Average

4 h 42 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

348 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Edinburgh for Lincoln every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
14:30Edinburgh4h04 18:34Lincoln
0 changes
£541One-way
Cross Country
08:05Edinburgh4h28 12:33Lincoln
0 changes
£691One-way
London North Eastern Railway
10:00Edinburgh4h40 14:40Lincoln
0 changes
£381One-way
Cross Country
09:03Edinburgh5h37 14:40Lincoln
0 changes
£511One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Lincoln

distanceDistance216 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€50)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln cover the 216 miles long route taking on average 4 h 3 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £44, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Lincoln Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Lincoln

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CrossCountry

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Looking to travel by train between Edinburgh and Lincoln? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Edinburgh to Lincoln train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Edinburgh and Lincoln, you can expect to travel 216 miles (348 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln in the Omio app, you can check if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Lincoln from Edinburgh. Book that perfect Edinburgh to Lincoln train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln

    Travel by train to Lincoln easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Lincoln.
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    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Edinburgh and Lincoln to cost as little as £44  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Edinburgh to Lincoln train to cost on average £44  one way.
    The Edinburgh to Lincoln train distance is approximately 216 miles.
    On average the Edinburgh to Lincoln train time is 4 h 3 min  covering the 216 miles long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Lincoln Central.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lincoln Central, located 0.1 miles (121 m) away from the city centre.

    Take the Edinburgh to Lincoln train with London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Edinburgh and Lincoln as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln, the first train leaves at 07: 00. If you prefer late night trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln, the last train of the day leaves at 16: 00. Omio shows you the latest train from Edinburgh to Lincoln schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Edinburgh and Lincoln within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £44 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Edinburgh to Lincoln a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Edinburgh
    Lincoln
    The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip from Edinburgh to Lincoln.
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    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
    Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
    Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
    Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
    Metro: No metro available.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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