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

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central

$16 - $24

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Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop 4 from Market Square) to Newark, Bus Station 90|Fosseway Flyer / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Bus Station to Lincoln, Barbican Hotel 47

$19

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Lincoln 38 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Lincoln 38 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Nottingham to Lincoln 38 miles

$60 - $85

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Lincoln. However, there are services departing from Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop 4 from Market Square) and arriving at Lincoln, Barbican Hotel via Newark, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nottingham and arriving at Lincoln Central. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Lincoln is 32 miles. The road distance is 38 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Lincoln without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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The train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Nottingham to Lincoln bus services, operated by Marshalls of Sutton on Trent, depart from Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop 4 from Market Square) station.

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Nottingham to Lincoln train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Lincoln is to train which takes 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Nottingham to Lincoln bus services, operated by PC Coaches, arrive at Lincoln, Barbican Hotel station.

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Nottingham to Lincoln train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Lincoln Central station.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Lincoln.
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  • Distance: 31.8 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Lincoln, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Nottingham to Lincoln hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Lincoln via Newark, Bus Station in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Marshalls of Sutton on Trent
Phone
01636 821138
Email
office@marshallscoaches.co.uk
Website
marshallscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop 4 from Market Square) to Newark, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
marshallscoaches.co.uk
PC Coaches
Website
pccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Newark, Bus Station to Lincoln, Barbican Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
pccoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Nottingham
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Nottingham to Lincoln
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$60 - $85
UberX
$60 - $85
UberXL
$80 - $110
Taxi from Nottingham to Lincoln
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Lincoln is 38 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Nottingham to Lincoln.

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