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Lincoln to Cambridge

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  1. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 2
    12:10
    Lincoln
    Platform 2
    13:28
    Peterborough
    Platform 1
    13:41
    Peterborough
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:13
    Ely
    Platform 3B estimated
    14:38
    Ely
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:00
    Cambridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 2
    12:10
    Lincoln
    Platform 2
    13:28
    Peterborough
    Platform 1
    14:19
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:09
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A
    12:23
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A
    12:50
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3
    13:20
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2
    13:48
    Peterborough
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:19
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    15:09
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 4A
    12:34
    Lincoln
    Platform 4A
    13:04
    Newark Castle
    Platform 1
    13:04
    Newark Castle
    13:54
    Newark North Gate
    13:54
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:58
    Stevenage
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:03
    Stevenage
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:40
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:30
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:46
    Peterborough
    Platform 1B estimated
    15:19
    Peterborough
    Platform 7 estimated
    16:08
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:37
    Lincoln
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:05
    Newark Castle
    14:05
    Newark Castle
    14:56
    Newark North Gate
    14:56
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:58
    Stevenage
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:03
    Stevenage
    Platform 4 estimated
    16:40
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:41
    Lincoln
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:59
    Peterborough
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:19
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    17:09
    Cambridge
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  8. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:46
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:11
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:20
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:48
    Peterborough
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:19
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    17:09
    Cambridge
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 4 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  9. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3B estimated
    15:42
    Lincoln
    Platform 3B estimated
    16:11
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:20
    Newark North Gate
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:48
    Peterborough
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:18
    Peterborough
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:16
    Cambridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  10. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:00
    Lincoln
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:18
    Peterborough
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:30
    Peterborough
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:58
    Stevenage
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:03
    Stevenage
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:43
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from Lincoln to Cambridge

  • Train Fares from: £13.70
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Lincoln to Cambridge by train?

    The average journey time between Lincoln and Cambridge is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 19 trains per day travelling from Lincoln to Cambridge. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Lincoln to Cambridge?

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

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

    The distance between Lincoln and Cambridge is 77 miles.

    Distance: 77 miles
  • What time is the first train from Lincoln to Cambridge?

    The first train from Lincoln to Cambridge departs at .

    What time is the last train from Lincoln to Cambridge?

    The last train from Lincoln to Cambridge 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.

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