There are 5 ways to get from Rotherham to Skegness by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$47 - $76

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Train, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station 56|InterConnect

$35 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherham Town Centre, Unity Place (Opp Royal Mail) to Worksop, Bus Station 19 / ...
  2. Take the train from Worksop to Lincoln Central
  3. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station

$37 - $43

Bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange to Gainsborough, Bus Station 98
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station 56|InterConnect

$37 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Rotherham to Skegness 86.1 miles

$18 - $27

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotherham station to Skegness station. However, there are services departing from Rotherham Forge Island Bus Station and arriving at Skegness, Bus Station via Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange, Gainsborough, Bus Station and Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotherham to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Rotherham Central and arriving at Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Rotherham and Skegness is 73 miles. The road distance is 86.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to Skegness without a car is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Rotherham to Skegness, including transfers.

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Rotherham to Skegness bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, depart from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange station.

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Rotherham to Skegness train services, operated by LNER, depart from Doncaster station.

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The best way to get from Rotherham to Skegness is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 6 min.

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Rotherham to Skegness bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lincolnshire, arrive at Skegness, Bus Station.

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Rotherham to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Skegness station.

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Map of how to get from Rotherham to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 73.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Rotherham to Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham in around 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotherham to Skegness via Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Interchange (Frenchgate Shopping Centre), Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange, Gainsborough, Bus Station, Lincoln, Barbican Hotel, and Central Bus Station in around 6 h 6 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Super Off-Peak Single
$26 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $34
Anytime Single
$35 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Worksop to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange to Gainsborough, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach East Midlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rotherham Town Centre, Unity Place (Opp Royal Mail) to Worksop, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rotherham Town Centre, Unity Place (Opp Royal Mail) to Worksop, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Interchange (Frenchgate Shopping Centre) to Gainsborough, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotherham to Skegness is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Rotherham to Skegness.

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