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

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, bus  •  3 h 7 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  •  3 h 55 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

$28 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from London to Horncastle 137.8 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Horncastle is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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

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The distance between London and Horncastle is 189 km. The road distance is 221 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from London to Horncastle, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Golders Green and arriving at Horncastle. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from London to Horncastle twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$19 - $29
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
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
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 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
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
Hourly
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
pccoaches.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Horncastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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