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Grantham to Skegness by train

It takes an average of 1h 31m to travel from Grantham to Skegness by train, over a distance of around 44 miles (70 km). There are normally 19 trains per day travelling from Grantham to Skegness and tickets for this journey start from £10.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 27m
PriceFrom £10.80
Distance44 miles (70 km)
Frequency19 trains per day
First train05:31
Last train19:26
Departure stationGrantham
Arrival stationSkegness
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsEast Midlands Railway

Grantham to Skegness train times

Check out the next trains departing from Grantham to Skegness for martes 3º agosto 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:27 10:56 1h 29m, direct
10:32 11:57 1h 25m, direct
12:27 13:54 1h 27m, direct
13:23 14:51 1h 28m, direct
14:27 15:54 1h 27m, direct
15:27 16:53 1h 26m, direct
16:28 17:57 1h 29m, direct
17:30 18:58 1h 28m, direct
18:33 20:03 1h 30m, direct
19:34 21:01 1h 27m, direct

How to travel from Grantham to Skegness by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Grantham to Skegness? Look no further.

It usually takes around 1h 31m to travel the 44 miles (70 km) from Grantham to Skegness by train, with around 19 trains running on this route daily. Good news! There are direct trains available on this route, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. Train services to Skegness are run by East Midlands Railway (EMR). Their Intercity services are kitted out with free WiFi and a spacious First Class carriage if you feel like treating yourself. Plus, you’ll arrive at your destination in just 1h 27m.

If you want to save money, travel Off-Peak – tickets are usually cheaper during quieter times on weekdays and weekends. You can also get a Railcard and save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year. Use our Journey Planner to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

If you’re feeling ready to book, start a search for cheap train tickets with us today. Want to check if trains are running? Use our timetable to view live train times from Grantham to Skegness.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Grantham to Skegness? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Grantham to Skegness take?

The average journey time by train between Grantham and Skegness is 1 hour and 31 minutes, with around 19 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Grantham and Skegness by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Grantham to Skegness is 1 hour and 27 minutes.

How much does the train from Grantham to Skegness cost?

Train ticket prices from Grantham to Skegness can start from as little as £10.80 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Grantham to Skegness?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Grantham to Skegness without having to change trains. There are 19 direct trains from Grantham to Skegness each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Grantham to Skegness leave?

The first train from Grantham to Skegness leaves at 05:31. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Grantham to Skegness leave?

The last train from Grantham to Skegness leaves at 19:26. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Grantham and Skegness by train?

Trains travelling from Grantham to Skegness cover a distance of around 44 miles (70 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Grantham to Skegness

Train tickets from Grantham to Skegness start at £10.80 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today 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 Grantham to Skegness is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible 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 here.

Split your tickets

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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