How to get from Lincoln to Cardiff

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Travel Information to Cardiff from Lincoln

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £58 • 4 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 164 miles (264 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train from Lincoln to Cardiff. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lincoln to Cardiff.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lincoln to Cardiff

Travel to Cardiff 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 Cardiff.

There are 4 ways to travel between Lincoln and Cardiff including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lincoln to Cardiff, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cardiff:

A ferry is £42 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Lincoln to Cardiff costing on average £42.

A ferry is £19 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Lincoln to Cardiff costing on average £19.

A ferry is generally £58 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £58 from Lincoln to Cardiff.

The fastest way to get to Cardiff from Lincoln is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 31 min.

There are alternative travel options to Cardiff that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Cardiff by coach can take on average 6 h 20 min.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 21 h 33 min   of travel time.

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The distance from Lincoln to Cardiff is approximately 164 miles (264 km).

The average frequency per day from Lincoln to Cardiff is:

  • 25 flights a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Lincoln and Cardiff as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Lincoln, Rail Station Car Park and tend to arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Trains from Lincoln to Cardiff most often leave from Lincoln Central and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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

  • You can go to Cardiff from Lincoln by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £42 with National Express from Lincoln to Cardiff on Omio.
  • You can travel between Lincoln and Cardiff by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £58 with Cross Country from Lincoln to Cardiff.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Lincoln to Cardiff often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Lincoln and Cardiff itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cardiff and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets cost £42 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £19 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £58 one way on average.

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

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