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There are 4 ways to get from Lincoln to Alford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Grimsby Town
  2. Take the bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Alford, Library 21 / ...

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lincoln to Alford 37.6 miles

$130 - $160

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Spilsby, Interchange Shelter 56 - InterConnect
  2. Take the bus from Spilsby, Interchange Shelter to Alford, Library 96A / ...

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Alford 37.6 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Alford is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lincoln to Alford is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lincoln station to Alford. However, there are services departing from Central Bus Station and arriving at Alford, Library via Spilsby, Interchange Shelter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Lincoln and Alford is 30 miles. The road distance is 37.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Alford without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Lincoln to Alford, including transfers.

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Lincoln to Alford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, arrive at Central Bus Station.

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Lincoln to Alford bus services, operated by Hunts Coaches, arrive at Alford, Library station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to Alford is 38 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Lincoln to Alford.

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There are 420+ hotels available in Alford. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to Alford.
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  • Distance: 29.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

What companies run services between Lincoln, England and Alford, Lincolnshire, England?

You can take a bus from Lincoln to Alford via Spilsby, Interchange Shelter in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
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 Alford, Library
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Spilsby, Interchange Shelter to Alford, Library
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Spilsby, Interchange Shelter
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lincoln to Alford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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