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Nottingham to Lancaster

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  1. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 7B
    08:47
    Nottingham
    Platform 7B
    10:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    10:47
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    11:20
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:25
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:55
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 7B
    08:47
    Nottingham
    Platform 7B
    10:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    10:47
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    12:02
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 3A
    09:07
    Nottingham
    Platform 3A
    10:03
    Tamworth
    Platform 4
    10:09
    Tamworth
    Platform 1
    10:53
    Crewe
    Platform 7
    11:09
    Crewe
    Platform 11
    12:08
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B
    09:47
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B
    11:58
    Warrington Central
    Platform 2
    11:58
    Warrington Central
    12:27
    Warrington Bank Quay
    12:27
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:08
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 3A
    10:07
    Nottingham
    Platform 3A
    11:01
    Tamworth
    Platform 4
    11:09
    Tamworth
    Platform 1
    11:53
    Crewe
    Platform 7 estimated
    12:09
    Crewe
    Platform 11 estimated
    13:08
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B estimated
    10:51
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B estimated
    12:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    12:47
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    13:17
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:25
    Wigan North Western
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:55
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B estimated
    10:51
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B estimated
    12:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    12:47
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    14:02
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. on time
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B estimated
    11:47
    Nottingham
    Platform 6B estimated
    13:37
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    13:47
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 14 estimated
    15:02
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Nottingham to Lancaster

  • Train Fares from: £13
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Nottingham to Lancaster by train?

    The average journey time between Nottingham and Lancaster is . On an average weekday, there are 34 trains travelling from Nottingham to Lancaster. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Nottingham to Lancaster by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Nottingham to Lancaster cost?

    Train tickets from Nottingham to Lancaster can start from as little as £13 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 Nottingham to Lancaster?

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

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Nottingham and Lancaster?

    The distance between Nottingham and Lancaster is 102 miles.

    Distance: 102 miles
  • What time is the first train from Nottingham to Lancaster?

    The first train from Nottingham to Lancaster departs at .

    What time is the last train from Nottingham to Lancaster?

    The last train from Nottingham to Lancaster 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.

Nottingham to Lancaster timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Nottingham to Lancaster for Thursday 20th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
08:4711:553h 8m, 2 changes
08:4712:023h 15m, 1 change
09:0712:083h 1m, 2 changes
09:4713:083h 21m, 2 changes
10:0713:083h 1m, 2 changes
10:5113:553h 4m, 2 changes
10:5114:023h 11m, 1 change
11:4715:023h 15m, 1 change

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Lancaster

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