Manchester to Lincoln train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Lincoln

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester to Lincoln is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transpennine Express
05:13PM2h23
Manchester
07:36PMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
06:12AM2h43
Manchester
08:55AMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:35AM3h27
Manchester
12:02PMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:52AM4h38
Manchester
01:30PMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:13AM2h20
Manchester
10:33AMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester to Lincoln

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18
Transpennine Express
05:13PM2h23
Manchester
07:36PMLincoln
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:13AM2h20
Manchester
10:33AMLincoln
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:52AM4h38
Manchester
01:30PMLincoln
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:35AM3h27
Manchester
12:02PMLincoln
0 transfers
Northern Rail
06:12AM2h43
Manchester
08:55AMLincoln
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Lincoln

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

3 h 12 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

116 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Manchester for Lincoln every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transpennine Express
08:13AM2h20
Manchester
10:33AMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
05:13PM2h23
Manchester
07:36PMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
06:12AM2h43
Manchester
08:55AMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:43AM3h19
Manchester
12:02PMLincoln
$641One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
08:35AM3h27
Manchester
12:02PMLincoln
$611One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Lincoln

distanceDistance72 miles (116 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$63 (€56)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Manchester to Lincoln cover the 72 miles (116 km) long route taking on average 2 h 17 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $61 (€54), but the average price of train tickets is $63 (€56). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Lincoln Central.

Train providers: Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains from Manchester to Lincoln trains

Buy your official Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and East Midlands Trains train tickets from Manchester to Lincoln from $60 (€52) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

TransPennine Express from Manchester to Lincoln train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 26 min
  • Cheapest Price: $61

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to Lincoln

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Lincoln.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Lincoln can start from as little as $61 (€54) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Lincoln is $63 (€56); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Manchester to Lincoln is 2 h 17 min   to travel the 72 mile (116 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Manchester to Lincoln leaves at 5: 12 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Lincoln leaves at 6: 30 PM.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Lincoln. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester to Lincoln.
For the best Manchester to Lincoln train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Lincoln from Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 30 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Lincoln Central, located 0.3 miles (450 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Lincoln from Manchester is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Lincoln by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Lincoln from Manchester including taking a bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Lincoln

Manchester
Lincoln
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey from Manchester to Lincoln.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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ParkingParking
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria, Oxford Road or DeansgateAccessibility
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Manchester, Abraham Moss

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