How to get toLincoln Cathedralcar-free

Visit Lincoln Cathedral car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

It’s easy to reach Lincoln Cathedral car-free. It is a 20-minute stroll or 5-minute bus ride from the train and bus station through the historic city centre.

To avoid a step hill, hop on the frequent Walk and Ride bus at Stonebow on the High Street, outside of The Works (stationary and bookshop). This will take you all the way to the cathedral and other tourist attractions. The bus runs Monday to Saturday, except on public holidays.

At Lincoln Central Bus Station, you could also hop on bus 12 to The Lincoln Hotel. Surrounding towns have services to the bus station, such as: Grantham (bus 1), Scunthorpe via Gainsborough (bus 100), or Skegness via Horncastle (bus 56).

There are direct trains to Lincoln train station from: Gainsborough, Newark, Retford, Worksop, Grantham, Grimsby, Nottingham, Doncaster, Peterborough and Sheffield. When you travel by train, a Lincoln PlusBus ticket offers unlimited travel around the city.

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains.

About Lincoln Cathedral

Look out for fossils as well as Lincoln's own take on Biblical art.

For any queries about visiting contact Lincoln Cathedral on 01522 561 600 or

Address: Lincoln Cathedral, Minster Yard, Lincoln, LN2 1PX. Visit Website