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There are 3 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6h 11m

  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 - $162

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Bus  •  8h 20m

  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

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Drive  •  3h 48m

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Lincoln 199.8 miles

$40 - $65

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

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

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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 8h 20m.

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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 6h 11m.

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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 6h 11m and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m 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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Aberystwyth to Lincoln train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln is to train which takes 6h 11m and costs £80 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £25 and takes 8h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Aberystwyth to Lincoln.
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  • Distance: 159.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 11m

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 6h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Lincoln via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 8h 20m.

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
3h
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
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
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Lincoln
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express

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Aberystwyth to Lincoln bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lincoln station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberystwyth to Lincoln is 200 miles. It takes approximately 3h 48m to drive from Aberystwyth to Lincoln.

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