The cheapest trains from London to Lincoln

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Cheapest

$40

Average

$59

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Lincoln will cost around $ 59 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 40.

Cheapest
01:06PMLondon Kings Cross2h32 03:38PMLincoln Central
1 changes
$401One-way
10:06AMLondon Kings Cross1h56 12:02PMLincoln Central
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$441One-way
12:06PMLondon Kings Cross1h56 02:02PMLincoln Central
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$441One-way
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 01:48PMLincoln Central
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$471One-way
10:35AMLondon St Pancras2h54 01:29PMLincoln Central
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$501One-way

Timetable London to Lincoln

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08:06AMLondon Kings Cross1h49 09:55AMLincoln Central
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09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h01 11:07AMLincoln Central
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09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h17 11:47AMLincoln Central
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10:06AMLondon Kings Cross1h56 12:02PMLincoln Central
0 changes
10:35AMLondon St Pancras2h54 01:29PMLincoln Central
0 changes
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 01:48PMLincoln Central
0 changes
12:06PMLondon Kings Cross1h56 02:02PMLincoln Central
0 changes
12:35PMLondon St Pancras2h56 03:31PMLincoln Central
0 changes
01:06PMLondon Kings Cross2h32 03:38PMLincoln Central
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Mon
Oct 18
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$25National Express
Tue
Oct 19
$44London North Eastern Railway
$21National Express
Wed
Oct 20
$40London North Eastern Railway
$21National Express
Thu
Oct 21
$40London North Eastern Railway
$18National Express
Fri
Oct 22
$44London North Eastern Railway
$25National Express
Sat
Oct 23
$25
$25National Express
Sun
Oct 24
$62London North Eastern Railway
$25National Express
Mon
Oct 25
$50
$25National Express
Tue
Oct 26
$36London North Eastern Railway
$21National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$42
$15National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$40London North Eastern Railway
$17National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$36London North Eastern Railway
$17National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$28London North Eastern Railway
$18National Express
Tue
Nov 2
$28London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$29London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$36London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$32London North Eastern Railway
$15National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$29London North Eastern Railway
$12National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$36London North Eastern Railway
$17National Express

The fastest trains from London to Lincoln

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 49 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

193 km

Of the 9 trains that leave London for Lincoln every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 193 km distance in an average of 2 h 17 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 49 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 56 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:06AMLondon Kings Cross1h49 09:55AMLincoln Central
0 changes
$1201One-way
10:06AMLondon Kings Cross1h56 12:02PMLincoln Central
0 changes
$441One-way
12:06PMLondon Kings Cross1h56 02:02PMLincoln Central
0 changes
$441One-way
09:06AMLondon Kings Cross2h01 11:07AMLincoln Central
1 changes
$621One-way
09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h17 11:47AMLincoln Central
1 changes
$621One-way

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Train Information between London and Lincoln

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€35)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Trains

Trains from London to Lincoln cover the 120 miles (193 km) long route taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Trains. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $25 (€21), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Lincoln Central.

Trains from London to Lincoln

Three providers operate trains from London to Lincoln giving a good choice of departures throughout the day. Providers are Virgin trains East Coast, Northern rail and East Midlands Trains and journey times range from around two hours to approximately two and half hours with departures commencing just before 6:00 a.m. There are then 1 to 2 departures an hour until around 9:30 p.m. Trains from London to Lincoln leave from London King's Cross Station before a connection is made at Peterborough, Newark North Gate or Retford depending on the provider. Trains terminate at Lincoln Central Station. The service is slightly reduced on Saturdays and Sundays.

Taking the Bus from London

travelers leaving London for Lincoln will depart from Victoria Station in central London. The terminus is well connected to the rest of the city by subway, bus and cab. On the road, getting to Leicester Square takes around 25 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. However, by underground the journey is faster and it will usually take around 15 minutes. London has a well established night bus service with many routes serving the entire city, route numbers N16, N38 and N73 all stop at Victoria Station.

Getting into Lincoln by Bus

Lincoln is a busy cathedral city that is rich in cultural and historical attractions. There is also a thriving shopping district and many types of festival's which take place throughout the year. Buses from London to Lincoln arrive at the City Bus Station in Melville Street, a five-minute walk from the town centre. Regional Stagecoach buses depart from the station to the surrounding areas and there are many local cab ranks. There is no public night bus service in Lincoln and the last buses depart from the station around 7:00 p.m

Train tickets from London to Lincoln: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 25 €
2 weeks earlier 16 €56.%
3 weeks earlier 16 €56.%
1 month before 16 €56.%
2 months earlier 16 €56.%
3 months earlier 16 €56.%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Lincoln 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 56% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Lincoln with 2 months in advance you save up to about 56% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 56%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Lincoln
Travel by train to Lincoln 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 London to Lincoln.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between London and Lincoln cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Lincoln trains for as little as $25 (€21)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from London to Lincoln?
The train price from London to Lincoln is on average $43 (€35)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from London to Lincoln by train?
The London to Lincoln train distance is approximately 120 miles (193 km).
How long is the train between London and Lincoln?
On average the London to Lincoln train time is 1 h 56 min  covering the 120 miles (193 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in Lincoln?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Lincoln Central.

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in Lincoln?

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lincoln Central, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What train companies go from London to Lincoln?
For the best London to Lincoln train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with London North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between London and Lincoln to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first train depart from London to Lincoln? When does the last train depart from London to Lincoln?
You can take the first train from London to Lincoln at 7: 30 AM. The last train from London to Lincoln that you can take departs at 10: 30 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Lincoln schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between London and Lincoln for the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from London to Lincoln within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $43 (€35) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between London and Lincoln are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Lincoln
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your journey from London to Lincoln.
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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
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Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar