There are 6 ways to get from Cleethorpes to Skegness by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Seal Sanctuary 4

$17 - $18

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Bus via Skegness, Lumley Avenue  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Lumley Avenue 21 / ...

$18

Bus Stagecoach in Lincolnshire  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Grimsby, St James Church Stop 1 to Louth, Bus Station 51|InterConnect
  2. Take the bus from Louth, Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station 59|InterConnect / ...

$23

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Cleethorpes to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$63 - $98

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cleethorpes to Skegness 39.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Cleethorpes to Skegness 39.6 miles

$8 - $13

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No, there is no direct bus from Cleethorpes to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Cleethorpes, Poplar Road (Memorial Hall) and arriving at Skegness, Lumley Avenue via Grimsby, Abbey Walk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cleethorpes to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Cleethorpes and arriving at Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Cleethorpes and Skegness is 33 miles. The road distance is 39.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cleethorpes to Skegness without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Cleethorpes to Skegness, including transfers.

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Cleethorpes to Skegness bus services, operated by Hunts Coaches, depart from Grimsby, Abbey Walk station.

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Cleethorpes to Skegness train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Cleethorpes station.

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The best way to get from Cleethorpes to Skegness is to bus which takes 2 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 33 min.

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Cleethorpes to Skegness bus services, operated by Hunts Coaches, arrive at Skegness, Lumley Avenue station.

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

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Map of how to get from Cleethorpes to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 32.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

What companies run services between Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, England and Skegness, England?

Hunts Coaches operates a bus from Cleethorpes to Skegness once a week. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cleethorpes to Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham in around 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Cleethorpes to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Super Off-Peak Single
$26 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $34
Anytime Single
$35 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Seal Sanctuary
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Lumley Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grimsby, St James Church Stop 1 to Louth, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Louth, Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cleethorpes to Skegness
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Hull Cars
Phone
+44 1482 828282
Website
hull-cars.com
Belmont Taxis
Phone
+44 1482 919191
Website
belmonttaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cleethorpes to Skegness is 40 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Cleethorpes to Skegness.

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