How to get from Lincoln to Manchester

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Travel Information from Lincoln to Manchester

distanceDistance72 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£29 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £29 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £44 • 2 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Travel 72 miles by coach or train from Lincoln to Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £29. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Lincoln to Manchester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Lincoln to Manchester

Travel to Manchester 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 Manchester.

There are 2 travel options from Lincoln to Manchester: coach or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lincoln to Manchester, which costs on average £29.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A coach journey is usually £16 less than a journey to Manchester by train, which costs on average £44 for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel to Manchester from Lincoln is by train, which takes on average 2 h 17 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Manchester by coach can take on average 6 h.

The distance from Lincoln to Manchester is approximately 72 miles.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lincoln to Manchester:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Lincoln, Rail Station Car Park and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Lincoln Central and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

  • You can go to Manchester from Lincoln by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £29 with National Express from Lincoln to Manchester on Omio.
  • You can travel from Lincoln to Manchester by train with Northern Rail. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £44 with Northern Rail from Lincoln to Manchester.

Yes, there are direct routes from Lincoln to Manchester with the following travel companies:

  • You can find a direct coach to Manchester with.
  • You can check for a direct train to Manchester with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

Looking to extend your trip from Lincoln to Manchester? Many Omio customers who go from Lincoln to Manchester usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you're looking to explore London, Liverpool or Edinburgh from Manchester, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before travelling from Lincoln to Manchester, 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 coach ticket is on average £29 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £44 one way for this trip.

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

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