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There are 4 ways to get from Lincoln to Skegness by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, District Hospital 56 - InterConnect

$11 - $13

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Train  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Sleaford
  2. Take the train from Sleaford to Skegness

$30 - $43

Taxi  •  57m

  1. Take a taxi from Lincoln to Skegness 41.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  57m

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Skegness 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Skegness is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Lincoln to Skegness is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Central Bus Station station and arriving at Skegness, District Hospital. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lincoln to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Lincoln Central and arriving at Skegness via Sleaford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Lincoln and Skegness is 37 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Skegness without a car is to bus which takes 1h 51m and costs £8 - £10.

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The bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, District Hospital takes 1h 51m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Lincoln to Skegness bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, arrive at Central Bus Station.

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Lincoln to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Lincoln Central station.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Skegness is to bus which takes 1h 51m and costs £8 - £10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 36.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

What companies run services between Lincoln, England and Skegness, England?

Stagecoach in Lincolnshire operates a bus from Lincoln to Skegness hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lincoln to Skegness via Sleaford in around 2h 30m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Sleaford
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$14 - $20
Train from Sleaford to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, District Hospital
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Other operators
Taxi from Lincoln to Skegness
Ave. Duration
57m
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Lincoln to Skegness bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, arrive at Skegness, District Hospital station.

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Lincoln to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Skegness station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to Skegness is 42 miles. It takes approximately 57m to drive from Lincoln to Skegness.

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