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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central

$106 - $163

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Lincoln National Express

$24 - $32

2 alternative options

Train via Stockport  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Stockport
  3. Take the train from Stockport to Sheffield
  4. Take the train from Sheffield to Lincoln Central

$80 - $133

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Lincoln 199.8 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberystwyth to Lincoln. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Lincoln via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Lincoln. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Lincoln Central via Birmingham New Street and Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 39 min.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Lincoln is 159 miles. The road distance is 199.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln without a car is to train which takes 6 h 39 min and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln, including transfers.

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Aberystwyth to Lincoln bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Map of how to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln.
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  • Distance: 159.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Lincoln, England?

You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Lincoln via Birmingham New Street and Nottingham in around 6 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Lincoln via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 8 h 20 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Stockport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Stockport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberystwyth to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Lincoln
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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