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Edinburgh to Lincoln by train
Fastest journey3hr 53m
Trains per day20
Avg. journey time5hr 24m
Travelling from Edinburgh to Lincoln by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln take around 3 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 348 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Lincoln.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln?
Journeys between Edinburgh and Lincoln usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Edinburgh 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 37 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Lincoln?
The Edinburgh to Lincoln train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Lincoln train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lincoln is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:48 and the last train is around 22:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 05:48, and the last at 21:00.
What's the Edinburgh to Lincoln train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Lincoln are $25.90.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $25 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $45. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Lincoln by train.
Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Lincoln?
More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Lincoln, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- London North Eastern Railway
- Northern Rail
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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