There are 3 ways to get from Leeds to Lincoln by train 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.

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Train Northern Rail  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Lincoln Central

$29 - $45

2 alternative options

Train via Doncaster  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Newark North Gate
  3. Take the train from Newark North Gate to Lincoln Central

$34 - $87

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Lincoln 72.6 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Lincoln is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Lincoln is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Lincoln is 58 miles. The road distance is 72.6 miles.

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The train from Leeds to Lincoln Central takes 2 h 16 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leeds and arriving at Lincoln Central. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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What companies run services between Leeds, England and Lincoln, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Leeds to Lincoln every 3 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Doncaster to Newark North Gate
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Newark North Gate to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$19 - $29
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Train from Newark North Gate to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$11 - $16

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