Lincoln to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lincoln to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Lincoln to Manchester take around 2 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 116 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lincoln and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Lincoln to Manchester?
Journeys between Lincoln and Manchester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Lincoln to Manchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 38 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Lincoln to Manchester?
The Lincoln to Manchester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lincoln to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Lincoln around 05:57 and the last train is around 22:42.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lincoln around 05:38, and the last at 22:10.
What's the Lincoln to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lincoln to Manchester are $43.58.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $49, 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 Lincoln to Manchester 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 Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lincoln and Manchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lincoln to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- 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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