There are 4 ways to get from Norwich to Skegness 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  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$55 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt)
  2. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) to Spalding, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Spalding to Skegness

$19 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus via Boston, Interchange  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) XL|Excel
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Boots to Skegness, Bus Station 57|InterConnect / ...

$31 - $35

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Norwich to Skegness 97 miles

$20 - $30

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

You can take a train from Norwich to Skegness via Grantham in around 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Skegness via King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt), Spalding, Bus Station, and Spalding in around 5 h 54 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Grantham
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) to Spalding, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Boston, Boots to Skegness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Boston, Boots to Skegness, Dorothy Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Boston, Boots to Skegness, Dorothy Avenue
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Norwich to Skegness?

The distance between Norwich and Skegness is 86 km. The road distance is 155 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Norwich to Skegness?

The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Skegness is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 5 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Norwich to Skegness?

The quickest way to get from Norwich to Skegness is to drive which takes 2 h and costs £14 - £22.

Is there a direct train between Norwich and Skegness?

No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Skegness via Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

Is there a direct bus between Norwich and Skegness?

No, there is no direct bus from Norwich to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Skegness via King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) and Spalding. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

How long does it take to get from Norwich to Skegness?

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Norwich to Skegness, including transfers.