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from Lincoln to Edinburgh

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

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Travel Information from Lincoln to Edinburgh

distanceDistance216 miles (348 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£28 - £35
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £28 • 4 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £35 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 216 miles (348 km) by flight or train between Lincoln and Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £28. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lincoln to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lincoln to Edinburgh

Travel to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.

How do I travel from Lincoln to Edinburgh?

There are 2 travel options from Lincoln to Edinburgh: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lincoln to Edinburgh?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Edinburgh. Tickets for a train cost on average £28.

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A train is about £7 less than a flight, which costs on average £35 for this route.

What is the fastest way from Lincoln to Edinburgh?

The fastest way from Lincoln to Edinburgh is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options between Lincoln and Edinburgh can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 6 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Lincoln to Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 216 miles (348 km) from Lincoln to Edinburgh.

What are the departure and arrival points in Lincoln and in Edinburgh?

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Lincoln Central and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Which travel companies can get me from Lincoln to Edinburgh?

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

  • You can go to Edinburgh from Lincoln by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £35 with easyJet from Lincoln to Edinburgh on Omio.
  • You can travel between Lincoln and Edinburgh by train with London North Eastern Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £28 with London North Eastern Railway from Lincoln to Edinburgh.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lincoln to Edinburgh?

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

How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Edinburgh from Lincoln online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Lincoln to Edinburgh, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £35 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £28 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Lincoln to Edinburgh tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.