Lincoln to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Lincoln to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jun 21


Fastest Journey

4 h 1 m


4 h 38 m

Trains per day



348 km

Cheap train tickets from Lincoln to start from $81 with an average ticket price of $85.

The fastest train from Lincoln to takes 4h 1m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 38m and covers a distance of 348 km.

4 trains that leave Lincoln for every day with 4 travelling directly.

London North Eastern Railway
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Cross Country
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London North Eastern Railway
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London North Eastern Railway
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Overview: Train from Lincoln to Edinburgh

distanceDistance216 miles (348 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$86 (€75)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, CrossCountry, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from Lincoln to Edinburgh cover the 216 miles (348 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like East Coast, CrossCountry, Lumo or Virgin Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $38 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $86 (€75). Travelers depart most frequently from Lincoln Central and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: East Coast, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry from Lincoln to Edinburgh trains

You can travel by train from Lincoln to Edinburgh with East Coast, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry for as low as $77 (€68). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

East Coast from Lincoln to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 13 min
  • Cheapest Price: $77

FAQs: Trains from Lincoln to Edinburgh

FAQs: Travel by train from Lincoln 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.
Cheap train tickets from Lincoln to Edinburgh can start from as little as $38 (€34) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lincoln to Edinburgh is $86 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lincoln to Edinburgh train time is 3 h 55 min   covering the 216 mile (348 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lincoln to Edinburgh leaves at 5: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lincoln to Edinburgh leaves at 7: 38 PM.
When taking a train from Lincoln to Edinburgh, you can count on East Coast, CrossCountry, Lumo or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Lincoln and Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 38 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lincoln Central, which is located around 0.3 miles (450 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Edinburgh from Lincoln is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Lincoln to Edinburgh is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Lincoln including taking a train or flight.

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