Durham to Lincoln by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    23:00
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 5m

Travelling from Durham to Lincoln by train

Fast trains from Durham to Lincoln take around 2 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 186 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Durham and Lincoln.

Are there direct trains from Durham to Lincoln?

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

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Durham 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 29 departures.

How long is the train journey from Durham to Lincoln?

The Durham to Lincoln train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Durham to Lincoln train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lincoln is usually scheduled to depart Durham around 04:59 and the last train is around 23:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Durham around 04:59, and the last at 22:14.

When to book Durham 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 Durham to Lincoln by train.

Which train companies operate between Durham and Lincoln?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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 rail 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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