Bristol to Lincoln by train

  • First train
    04:45
  • Last train
    22:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 8m
  • Distance
    234 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 10m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bristol to Lincoln by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Lincoln take around 4 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 234 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Lincoln.

1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Lincoln?

Journeys between Bristol and Lincoln usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Bristol to Lincoln every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bristol to Lincoln?

The Bristol to Lincoln train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bristol to Lincoln train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lincoln is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 04:45 and the last train is around 22:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 05:30, and the last at 22:30.

When to book Bristol to Lincoln train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bristol to Lincoln by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Lincoln?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bristol to Lincoln, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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