There are 4 ways to get from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe by bus, train, taxi 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

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Gainsborough, Drovers Call PH to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue 100|InterConnect

$8

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gainsborough Lea Road to Scunthorpe

$27 - $40

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe 16.5 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe 16.5 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England and Scunthorpe, England?

Stagecoach in Lincolnshire operates a bus from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe 5 times a week. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gainsborough, Drovers Call PH to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe?

The distance between Gainsborough and Scunthorpe is 23 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe?

The cheapest way to get from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe?

The quickest way to get from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £45 - £60.

Is there a direct train between Gainsborough and Scunthorpe?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gainsborough Lea Road and arriving at Scunthorpe. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Gainsborough and Scunthorpe?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gainsborough, Drovers Call PH and arriving at Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Gainsborough to Scunthorpe?

The bus from Gainsborough, Drovers Call PH to Scunthorpe, Lloyds Avenue takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.