Trains from
Durham to Lincoln

from £12.60

Save 61% on average when you buy in advance**

Best price for your journey

Compare and book train and coach tickets for over 200 companies, including UK rail carriers and National Express.

Get your points and discounts

We accept National Railcards, Club Eurostar and all other major cards.

Easy to book and manage

Find, book, change or cancel your tickets in an instant.

Pay with confidence

Buy tickets with PayPal, ApplePay, Visa, Amex and all international credit cards.

  1. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:40
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:18
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:35
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:00
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:48
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:59
    Doncaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:39
    Doncaster
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:24
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:42
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:16
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:36
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:03
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:48
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:58
    Doncaster
    Platform 3B estimated
    20:36
    Doncaster
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:25
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:00
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:47
    York
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:01
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:23
    Doncaster
    Platform 3A estimated
    20:36
    Doncaster
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:25
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:30
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:04
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:10
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:40
    Lincoln
    Platform 5A estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 5A estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    00:21
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    01:36
    York
    Platform 9 estimated
    04:40
    York
    Platform 10 estimated
    05:34
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:34
    Newark North Gate
    06:30
    Newark Castle
    06:30
    Newark Castle
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:02
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:39
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:53
    Doncaster
    Platform 3A estimated
    07:21
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:35
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:09
    Retford
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:47
    Lincoln
    Platform 5B estimated
    Lincoln
    Platform 5B estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  9. Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:47
    Durham
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:56
    Doncaster
    Platform 3B estimated
    09:24
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:37
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:09
    Retford
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:55
    Lincoln
    Platform 5A estimated
    Lincoln
    Platform 5A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Durham to Lincoln

  • Train Fares from: £12.60
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Durham to Lincoln by train?

    The average journey time between Durham and Lincoln is . On an average weekday, there are 29 trains travelling from Durham to Lincoln. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Durham to Lincoln by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Durham to Lincoln cost?

    Train tickets from Durham to Lincoln can start from as little as £12.60 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Durham to Lincoln?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Durham to Lincoln without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Durham to Lincoln.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Durham and Lincoln?

    The distance between Durham and Lincoln is 115 miles.

    Distance: 115 miles
  • What time is the first train from Durham to Lincoln?

    The first train from Durham to Lincoln departs at .

    What time is the last train from Durham to Lincoln?

    The last train from Durham to Lincoln departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Durham to Lincoln timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Durham to Lincoln for Tuesday 18th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
17:4020:002h 20m, 1 change
17:4820:242h 36m, 1 change
18:4221:032h 21m, 1 change
18:4821:252h 37m, 1 change
19:0021:252h 25m, 2 changes
20:3023:403h 10m, 1 change
00:2107:026h 41m, 3 changes
05:3908:473h 8m, 2 changes
07:4710:553h 8m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lincoln to Durham.

How to find cheap train tickets from Durham to Lincoln

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

1 monthin advance
from£12.60
2 weeksin advance
from£12.60
1 weekin advance
from£12.60
today
from£12.60

Book in advance.

Save up to 61%** when you book in advance. Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket.

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Durham to Lincoln is right for you.

Use your Railcard.

National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide. Save even more on UK train tickets with SplitSave, our latest app feature. Find out more about split tickets.

**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.