There are 4 ways to get from London to Horncastle by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Mountview Garage 56|InterConnect / ...

$36 - $99

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

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

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Peterborough  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Horncastle National Express

$27 - $72

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  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 4 h 5 min.

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

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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 4 h 5 min.

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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 2 h 55 min and costs £27 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min 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 2 h 37 min to drive from London to Horncastle.

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  • Distance: 118.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $55
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
2 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
Grand Central
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Mountview Garage
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
PC Coaches
Website
pccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Central Bus Station to Horncastle, Mountview Garage
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
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 Peterborough to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There are 268+ hotels available in Horncastle. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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