Leicester to Lincoln by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Leicester to Lincoln by train
Fast trains from Leicester to Lincoln take around 1 hour and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 77 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Lincoln.
1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Lincoln?
Journeys between Leicester and Lincoln usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Leicester 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 67 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Leicester to Lincoln?
The Leicester to Lincoln train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leicester to Lincoln train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lincoln is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:26 and the last train is around 00:36.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 06:26, and the last at 00:07.
What's the Leicester to Lincoln train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leicester to Lincoln are $21.76, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $21, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Leicester 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 Leicester to Lincoln by train.
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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Lincoln?
More than one train company operates on the route from Leicester to Lincoln, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- 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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