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from Lincoln to Birmingham

You can get from Lincoln to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lincoln to Birmingham on 23 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:32Lincoln Central2h49 13:21Birmingham New Street
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10:32Lincoln Central2h49 13:21Birmingham New Street
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11:24Lincoln Central2h57 14:21Birmingham New Street
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09:00Lincoln Central3h21 12:21Birmingham New Street
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23 Jan
£25East Midlands Railway
£19National Express
24 Jan
£25Cross Country
£18National Express
25 Jan
£21Cross Country
£14National Express

Travel Information between Lincoln and Birmingham

distanceDistance76 miles (123 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £25
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £19 • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £25 • 2 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 76 miles (123 km) by coach or train between Lincoln and Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Lincoln to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lincoln to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham 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 Lincoln to Birmingham.

How do I go from Lincoln to Birmingham?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Lincoln and Birmingham. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Birmingham from Lincoln?

The cheapest way from Lincoln to Birmingham is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £19 compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

A coach is £6 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Lincoln to Birmingham costing on average £25.

What is the fastest way to get to Birmingham from Lincoln?

The fastest way from Lincoln to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 16 min.

Other travel options to Birmingham from Lincoln can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 2 h 45 min   on average.

How far is it from Lincoln to Birmingham?

You should expect to travel around 76 miles (123 km) from Lincoln to Birmingham.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Lincoln to Birmingham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Lincoln to Birmingham:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Lincoln, Rail Station Car Park and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Lincoln Central and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lincoln to Birmingham?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Lincoln to Birmingham:

  • You can travel by coach between Lincoln and Birmingham with National Express, and you can find National Express Lincoln to Birmingham tickets for £19 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Lincoln and Birmingham by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £25 with Cross Country from Lincoln to Birmingham.

Can I travel directly from Lincoln to Birmingham?

Yes, there are direct services available between Lincoln and Birmingham with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Birmingham as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Lincoln and Birmingham.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Lincoln to Birmingham?

Your journey from Lincoln to Birmingham doesn't have to end in Birmingham. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Glasgow to your Lincoln to Birmingham trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Birmingham today!

How early should I purchase Lincoln to Birmingham tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip between Lincoln and Birmingham, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £19 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £25 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Birmingham from Lincoln online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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