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There are 5 ways to get from Skegness to King's Lynn by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus National Express  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Skegness to Spalding National Express
  2. Take the bus from Spalding, Bus Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange 505 - InterConnect

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Train  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Kings Lynn

$68 - $97

3 alternative options

Bus via Boston, Boots  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Skegness, Bus Station to Boston, Spayne Road
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Boots to Spalding, Bus Station B13 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Spalding, Bus Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange

Taxi  •  1h 10m

  1. Take a taxi from Skegness to King's Lynn 55.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Skegness to King's Lynn 55.3 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Skegness to King's Lynn is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Skegness to King's Lynn is to taxi which costs £110 - £130 and takes 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skegness to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Skegness and arriving at King's Lynn, Transport Interchange via Spalding, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Skegness to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Skegness and arriving at Kings Lynn via Grantham and Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 22m.

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The distance between Skegness and King's Lynn is 27 miles. The road distance is 55.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Skegness to King's Lynn without a car is to bus which takes 3h 6m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Skegness to King's Lynn, including transfers.

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Skegness to King's Lynn bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Skegness station.

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Skegness to King's Lynn train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Skegness station.

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The best way to get from Skegness to King's Lynn is to bus which takes 3h 6m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £50 - £75 and takes 4h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Skegness to King's Lynn.
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  • Distance: 27.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 6m

What companies run services between Skegness, England and King's Lynn, England?

You can take a bus from Skegness to King's Lynn via Spalding, Bus Station in around 3h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Skegness to King's Lynn via Grantham and Ely in around 4h 22m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Skegness to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
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
Train from Grantham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Skegness to Spalding
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Spalding, Bus Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Skegness, Bus Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Brylaine Travel
Phone
01205 364087
Website
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Skegness, Bus Station to Boston, Spayne Road
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk
Bus from Boston, Boots to Spalding, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
brylaine.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Skegness to King's Lynn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Skegness to King's Lynn bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Peterborough, arrive at King's Lynn, Transport Interchange station.

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Skegness to King's Lynn train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Kings Lynn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skegness to King's Lynn is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Skegness to King's Lynn.

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