Lowestoft to Grimsby by train

  • First train
    05:42
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 51m
  • Distance
    173 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 42m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Lowestoft to Grimsby by train

Fast trains from Lowestoft to Grimsby take around 4 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 173 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lowestoft and Grimsby.

1. Are there direct trains from Lowestoft to Grimsby?

Journeys between Lowestoft and Grimsby usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Lowestoft to Grimsby every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Lowestoft to Grimsby?

The Lowestoft to Grimsby train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lowestoft to Grimsby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Grimsby is usually scheduled to depart Lowestoft around 05:42 and the last train is around 23:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lowestoft around 07:40, and the last at 23:38.

When to book Lowestoft to Grimsby 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 Lowestoft to Grimsby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lowestoft and Grimsby?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Greater Anglia
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • 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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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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