Lincoln to Kettering by train

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    22:42
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 4m
  • Distance
    94 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lincoln to Kettering by train

Fast trains from Lincoln to Kettering take around 2 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 94 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lincoln and Kettering.

1. Are there direct trains from Lincoln to Kettering?

Journeys between Lincoln and Kettering usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Lincoln to Kettering every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

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

The Lincoln to Kettering train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Kettering is usually scheduled to depart Lincoln around 05:26 and the last train is around 22:42. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lincoln around 05:26, and the last at 22:20.

When to book Lincoln to Kettering 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 Lincoln to Kettering by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lincoln and Kettering?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

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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.