There are 5 ways to get from Lincoln to Sleaford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Sleaford

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from City Bus Station to Sleaford, Hills Court 31 / ...

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lincoln to Sleaford 17.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Lincoln to Sleaford 17.9 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Lincoln to Sleaford 17.9 miles

$30 - $45

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Lincoln to Sleaford every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lincolnshire operates a bus from Lincoln to Sleaford hourly. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Centrebus also services this route 6 times a week.

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
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from City Bus Station to Sleaford, Hills Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from City Bus Station to Sleaford, Methodist Chapel
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Other operators
Uber Nottingham
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Lincoln to Sleaford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberXL
$40 - $55
Taxi from Lincoln to Sleaford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lincoln and Sleaford is 27 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lincoln to Sleaford is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Lincoln to Sleaford is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £50 - £60.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lincoln Central and arriving at Sleaford. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from City Bus Station and arriving at Sleaford, Hills Court. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

The train from Lincoln Central to Sleaford takes 32 min including transfers and departs every two hours.