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  1. on time
    Lincoln
    Platform 5A estimated
    05:26
    Lincoln
    Platform 5A estimated
    06:47
    Nottingham
    Platform 1A estimated
    07:11
    Nottingham
    Platform 7 estimated
    07:41
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. Lincoln
    Platform 4 estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. Lincoln
    Platform 4A estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. Lincoln
    Platform 4A estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. Lincoln
    Platform 5B estimated
    09:37
    Lincoln
    Platform 5B estimated
    10:30
    Nottingham
    Platform 4B estimated
    10:45
    Nottingham
    Platform 7 estimated
    11:12
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  6. Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    10:36
    Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    11:30
    Nottingham
    Platform 4A estimated
    11:45
    Nottingham
    Platform 7 estimated
    12:13
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  8. Lincoln
    Platform 4A estimated
    12:34
    Lincoln
    Platform 4A estimated
    13:30
    Nottingham
    Platform 4A estimated
    13:45
    Nottingham
    Platform 7 estimated
    14:13
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. Lincoln
    Platform 4A estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. Lincoln
    Platform 3A estimated
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Lincoln to Leicester

  • Train Fares from: £18
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Lincoln to Leicester by train?

    The average journey time between Lincoln and Leicester is . On an average weekday, there are 16 trains travelling from Lincoln to Leicester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Lincoln to Leicester can start from as little as £18 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 Lincoln to Leicester?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Lincoln to Leicester without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Lincoln to Leicester.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Lincoln and Leicester?

    The distance between Lincoln and Leicester is 48 miles.

    Distance: 48 miles
  • What time is the first train from Lincoln to Leicester?

    The first train from Lincoln to Leicester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Lincoln to Leicester?

    The last train from Lincoln to Leicester 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.

Lincoln to Leicester timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Lincoln to Leicester for Tuesday 7th Jul 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:2607:412h 15m, 1 change
07:0408:311h 27m, direct
07:3509:231h 48m, direct
08:3610:221h 46m, direct
09:3711:121h 35m, 1 change
10:3612:131h 37m, 1 change
10:3612:231h 47m, direct
12:3414:131h 39m, 1 change
12:3414:231h 49m, direct
14:3616:231h 47m, direct

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Lincoln to Leicester

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3 monthsin advance
from£18
2 weeksin advance
from£25.20
1 weekin advance
from£25.20

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**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.