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Crewe to Lincoln by train

  • First train
    06:07
  • Last train
    00:44
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 50m
  • Distance
    127 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 54m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Crewe to Lincoln by train

Fast trains from Crewe to Lincoln take around 2 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 127 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crewe and Lincoln.

1. Are there direct trains from Crewe to Lincoln?

Journeys between Crewe and Lincoln usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Crewe to Lincoln every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Crewe to Lincoln?

The Crewe to Lincoln train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Crewe to Lincoln train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lincoln is usually scheduled to depart Crewe around 06:07 and the last train is around 23:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crewe around 07:07, and the last at 00:44.

When to book Crewe to Lincoln train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Crewe to Lincoln by train.

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Which train companies operate between Crewe and Lincoln?

More than one train company operates on the route from Crewe to Lincoln, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Lincoln to Crewe by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.