There are 3 ways to get from Kettering to Skegness by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kettering to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$48 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) X4
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Skegness National Express / ...

$22 - $32

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Kettering to Skegness 78.7 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Kettering to Skegness is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kettering to Skegness is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Kettering and Skegness is 68 miles. The road distance is 78.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Kettering to Skegness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kettering to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Kettering, Newland Centre and arriving at Skegness via Corby, George Street (Stop G) and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kettering to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Kettering and arriving at Skegness via Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Kettering to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 68.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Kettering to Skegness via Nottingham in around 3 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kettering to Skegness via Corby, George Street (Stop G), Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15), and Peterborough in around 4 h 39 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Kettering to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 20) to Skegness, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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