Duration 4h 8m
Distance 153.6 miles
Average price £110
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Colchester and Lincoln takes 4h 8m and the fastest train takes 3h 52m. There is at least one train per day from Colchester to Lincoln. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Colchester
  2. Peterborough
  3. Lincoln
3h 56m
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£49 - £151

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No, there is no direct train from Colchester to Lincoln. However, there are services departing from Colchester and arriving at Lincoln Central via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 56m.

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The distance between Colchester and Lincoln is 111 miles. The road distance is 153.6 miles.

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Colchester to Lincoln train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Colchester station.

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Colchester to Lincoln train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Lincoln Central station.

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