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Overview: Train from London to Lincoln

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Trains

Trains from London to Lincoln cover the 120 miles (193 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Trains. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £20, but the average price of train tickets is £27. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Lincoln Central.

Trains from London to Lincoln

Three providers operate trains from London to Lincoln giving a good choice of departures throughout the day. Providers are Virgin trains East Coast, Northern rail and East Midlands Trains and journey times range from around two hours to approximately two and half hours with departures commencing just before 6:00 a.m. There are then 1 to 2 departures an hour until around 9:30 p.m. Trains from London to Lincoln leave from London King's Cross Station before a connection is made at Peterborough, Newark North Gate or Retford depending on the provider. Trains terminate at Lincoln Central Station. The service is slightly reduced on Saturdays and Sundays.

Taking the Bus from London

Travellers leaving London for Lincoln will depart from Victoria Station in central London. The terminus is well connected to the rest of the city by tube, bus and taxi. On the road, getting to Leicester Square takes around 25 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. However, by underground the journey is faster and it will usually take around 15 minutes. London has a well established night bus service with many routes serving the entire city, route numbers N16, N38 and N73 all stop at Victoria Station.

Getting into Lincoln by Bus

Lincoln is a busy cathedral city that is rich in cultural and historical attractions. There is also a thriving shopping district and many types of festival's which take place throughout the year. Buses from London to Lincoln arrive at the City Bus Station in Melville Street, a five-minute walk from the town centre. Regional Stagecoach buses depart from the station to the surrounding areas and there are many local taxi ranks. There is no public night bus service in Lincoln and the last buses depart from the station around 7:00 p.m

Travel Tips: Trains from London 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 London to Lincoln.
FAQs

What is the cost of cheap trains between London and Lincoln?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from London to Lincoln for as little as £20  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from London to Lincoln?

If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Lincoln train prices are on average £27  one way.

What is the distance by train from London to Lincoln?

The London to Lincoln train distance is approximately 120 miles (193 km).

What is the average London to Lincoln train duration?

While the time it takes to travel 120 miles (193 km) to Lincoln from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from London to Lincoln is on average 1 h 56 min.

Which train station from London to Lincoln do I depart from? Which Lincoln train station from London do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Lincoln Central.

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in Lincoln?

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) 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.

Which train providers should I travel with from London to Lincoln?

For the trip from London to Lincoln you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between London and Lincoln on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

What are the first and last departure train times from London to Lincoln?

The earliest train departing from London to Lincoln leaves at 08: 30. The last train departing from London to Lincoln leaves at 11: 13. You can find the latest London to Lincoln train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I purchase London Lincoln train tickets to score the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from London to Lincoln is on average £27 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from London to Lincoln available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Lincoln
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip from London to Lincoln.
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139