Trains from Oxford to Lincoln

Oxford to Lincoln train information

Oxford Lincoln train map

Train duration 4h01m
Arrival Lincoln, England
Departure Oxford, England
Distance 106 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £78.20
Average train price £94.00

Which train company can I use?

The trains between Oxford (South East England) to Lincoln (East Midlands England) are operated by Cross Country. The services on board may change depending on the train operator.

How far is it by train?

On average, it takes around 4h01m by train because of the 106 miles to travel to Lincoln from Oxford. The journey time will change depending if the train is direct or with stops.

What is the price of the train?

Looking at our data, the best price to travel by train in the next 180 days is £78.20. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Oxford to Lincoln train tickets

from £78.20 MORE 4h01m
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Best prices for Oxford to Lincoln trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Oxford and Lincoln by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Lincoln to Oxford and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
£78.20 09/09/2022 09:39 Cross Country 1 month ago
£109.30 09/09/2022 08:39 Cross Country 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Oxford - Lincoln train tickets

The most efficient way to spend less on your Oxford Lincoln train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons railcard.

What are the benefits of a railcard?

When getting a railcard, the idea is to make savings after several journeys. But is it really relevant when travelling from Oxford to Lincoln? Grab your calculator, considering:

A = the cost of the railcard (i.e.: £30)

B = average discount offered by the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average fare for a Oxford Lincoln ticket (i.e.: £93.75)(1)

Start by dividing A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be worthwile. Then divide that number by C. You will see the average number of journeys needed per year to be profitable.

In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£93.75 = 0.94. Your railcard will be worth the investment after on average 1 trips from Oxford to Lincoln (one way trip).

How much does a railcard cost?

Railcards enable you to get a third off most train fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Oxford to Lincoln train £93.75 £62.50 £31.25 0.94

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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