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

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Train  •  3 h 59 min

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

$61 - $91

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Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Kettering, Newland Centre to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn X4
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Skegness National Express

$8 - $13

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 bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kettering to Skegness is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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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 Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 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 59 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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The best way to get from Kettering to Skegness without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Kettering to Skegness, including transfers.

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Kettering to Skegness bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Kettering, Newland Centre station.

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Kettering to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Kettering station.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Skegness is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 4 h 33 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 59 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 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kettering to Skegness via Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn and Peterborough in around 4 h 33 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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Newland Centre to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Peterborough to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Kettering to Skegness bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Skegness station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kettering to Skegness is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Kettering to Skegness.

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