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There are 5 ways to get from London to Horncastle by train, bus or car

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Train LNER, bus  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Interchange Shelter 56 - InterConnect / ...

$33 - $47

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Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Horncastle National Express

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains, bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Interchange Shelter 56 - InterConnect / ...

$81 - $112

Train Thameslink, bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from City Thameslink to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Horncastle National Express

$42 - $58

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from London to Horncastle 137.8 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from London to Horncastle is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Horncastle is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Golders Green and arriving at Horncastle. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 5m.

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The distance between London and Horncastle is 118 miles. The road distance is 137.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Horncastle without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 13m and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from London to Horncastle, including transfers.

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London to Horncastle bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Golders Green station.

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London to Horncastle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Horncastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Horncastle is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from London to Horncastle.

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  • Distance: 118.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 13m

What companies run services between London, England and Horncastle, England?

National Express operates a bus from London to Horncastle once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 4h 5m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Interchange Shelter
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
PC Coaches
Website
pccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Interchange Shelter
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pccoaches.co.uk
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 London Golders Green to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
National Express
Bus from Peterborough to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
National Express

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