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Lincoln to Plymouth by train

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    22:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 59m
  • Distance
    402 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lincoln to Plymouth by train

Fast trains from Lincoln to Plymouth take around 5 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 402 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lincoln and Plymouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Lincoln to Plymouth?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Lincoln to Plymouth 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 21 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lincoln to Plymouth?

The Lincoln to Plymouth train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lincoln to Plymouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth 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 07:00, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Lincoln to Plymouth 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 Plymouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lincoln and Plymouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Plymouth to Lincoln by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.