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

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Bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, District Hospital 56|InterConnect

$15

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Sleaford
  2. Take the train from Sleaford to Skegness

$30 - $43

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lincoln to Skegness 41.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Skegness 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Central Bus Station station and arriving at Skegness, District Hospital. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lincoln to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Lincoln Central and arriving at Skegness via Sleaford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Lincoln and Skegness is 37 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Skegness without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 51 min and costs .

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The bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, District Hospital takes 1 h 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Lincoln to Skegness is to bus which takes 1 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 31 min.

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Lincoln to Skegness bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, arrive at Skegness, District Hospital station.

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

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Map of how to get from Lincoln to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 36.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

Stagecoach in Lincolnshire operates a bus from Lincoln to Skegness hourly. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lincoln to Skegness via Sleaford in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Sleaford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
Train from Sleaford to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, District Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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Taxi from Lincoln to Skegness
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Yes, the driving distance between Lincoln to Skegness is 42 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Lincoln to Skegness.

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