There are 13 ways to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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 via Brussels  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the train from Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda Ic
  4. Take the train from Breda to Nijmegen

139€ - 444€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Lille 452
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Nijmegen

39€ - 66€

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Train  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil
  4. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Nijmegen

161€ - 486€

Train, bus  •  15h 36m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Utrecht
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Nijmegen

96€ - 142€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 22m

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Nijmegen

238€ - 285€

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 39m

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Nijmegen

109€ - 165€

Train to Humberside, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Grimsby Town
  2. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) HUY - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Nijmegen

104€ - 527€

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Breda
  4. Take the train from Breda to Nijmegen

106€ - 346€

Train to East Midlands, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) EMA - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Nijmegen

85€ - 282€

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BHX - AMS
  4. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Nijmegen

108€ - 296€

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Newark North Gate to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LBA - AMS
  4. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Nijmegen

75€ - 349€

Train, train to Norwich, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Norwich
  3. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) NWI - AMS
  4. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Nijmegen

141€ - 414€

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Eindhoven  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Eindhoven (EIN) STN - EIN
  4. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Nijmegen

87€ - 294€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen is to bus which costs £30 - £60 and takes 16h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen is to train and fly which costs £90 - £300 and takes 7h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lincoln to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Lincoln and arriving at Nijmegen via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, London and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lincoln to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Lincoln Central and arriving at Nijmegen via Newark North Gate, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Breda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 36m.

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The distance between Lincoln and Nijmegen is 459 km.

The best way to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 8h 36m and costs £110 - £380.

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It takes approximately 8h 36m to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen, including transfers.

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Lincoln to Nijmegen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Lincoln station.

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Lincoln to Nijmegen train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newark North Gate station.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen is to train via Brussels which takes 8h 36m and costs £110 - £380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £60 and takes 16h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to Nijmegen.
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  • Distance: 458.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 36m

What companies run services between Lincoln, England and Nijmegen, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Lincoln to Nijmegen via Newark North Gate, London Kings Cross, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Breda in around 8h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lincoln to Nijmegen via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Lille in around 16h 28m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Humberside to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 750€
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 370€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 400€
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 280€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 390€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 220€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 430€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam Schiphol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Train from Newark North Gate to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
18€ - 27€
Train from Doncaster to Leeds
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
17€ - 26€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 350€
Standard
100€ - 130€
Standard Premier
150€ - 190€
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
130€ - 360€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 360€
Standard
130€ - 170€
Standard Premier
180€ - 240€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Breda to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
1st Class
21€ - 29€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
1st Class
24€ - 35€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 17€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 35€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Hertogenbosch to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 22€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
1st Class
16€ - 24€
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
12€ - 18€
Off-Peak Single
24€ - 40€
Anytime Day Single
25€ - 40€
Anytime Single
35€ - 55€
Train from Lincoln Central to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
30€ - 50€
Off-Peak Single
65€ - 110€
Anytime Day Single
65€ - 95€
Anytime Single
90€ - 140€
Train from Lincoln Central to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
9€ - 13€
Off-Peak Single
18€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single
19€ - 27€
Anytime Single
25€ - 40€
Train from Lincoln Central to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
7€ - 10€
Off-Peak Single
13€ - 22€
Anytime Day Single
14€ - 21€
Anytime Single
19€ - 29€
Train from Peterborough to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
17€ - 25€
Off-Peak Single
30€ - 55€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 50€
Anytime Single
45€ - 75€
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
35€ - 50€
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
15€ - 21€
Anytime Single
13€ - 19€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 55€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
25€ - 40€
Anytime Single
35€ - 55€
Off-Peak Single
25€ - 40€
Train from Doncaster to Leeds
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
20€ - 35€
Anytime Single
29€ - 45€
Off-Peak Single
15€ - 23€
Train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
27€ - 40€
Anytime Single
40€ - 60€
Off-Peak Single
30€ - 45€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Lille
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Blablabus
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 Lincoln to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
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National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
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National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Humberside Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Lincoln to Nijmegen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nijmegen station.

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Nijmegen is 1h ahead of Lincoln. It is currently 3:23 AM in Lincoln and 4:23 AM in Nijmegen.

Lincoln to Nijmegen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Nijmegen station.

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KLM offers flights from Humberside Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 486+ hotels available in Nijmegen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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