East Midlands Trains operates a train from Nottingham to Skegness hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, Marshalls of Sutton on Trent operates a bus from Nottingham to Skegness every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 44 min. 3 other operators also service this route.
From Nottingham train to Skegness. 2 h 12 min £35. From Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop 4 from Market Square) bus to Newark, Bus Station, bus to Lincoln, Tentercroft Street, then bus to Skegness, Lumley Avenue. 4 h 47 min £26. From Nottingham drive to Skegness. 1 h 38 min £15.