Duration 4h 15m
Distance 90 miles
Average price £102
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between King's Lynn and Scunthorpe takes 4h 15m and the fastest train takes 2h 32m. There is a train service every few hours from King's Lynn to Scunthorpe. 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. Kings Lynn
  2. Ely
  3. Peterborough
  4. Scunthorpe
3h 18m
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£39 - £253

King's Lynn to Scunthorpe train times

Trains run hourly between King's Lynn and Scunthorpe. The earliest departure is at 07:16 in the morning, and the last departure from King's Lynn is at 19:40 which arrives into Scunthorpe at 22:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from King's Lynn to Scunthorpe. However, there are services departing from Kings Lynn and arriving at Scunthorpe via Ely, Peterborough and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 18m.

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The distance between King's Lynn and Scunthorpe is 72 miles. The road distance is 90 miles.

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King's Lynn to Scunthorpe train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Kings Lynn station.

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King's Lynn to Scunthorpe train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Doncaster station.

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