Lincoln to Cambridge by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    22:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 9m

Travelling from Lincoln to Cambridge by train

The fastest trains from Lincoln to Cambridge take around 2 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 124 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lincoln and Cambridge.

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Lincoln to Cambridge 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 31 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart Lincoln around 05:26 and the last train is around 22:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lincoln around 07:26, and the last at 22:10.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Lincoln to Cambridge 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 Lincoln to Cambridge by train.

Which trains operate between Lincoln and Cambridge?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Northern
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Thameslink

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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