Lincoln Central Bus Station

Welcome to the Lincoln Bus Station

The bus station is located in the center of Lincoln and has indoor seating, a modern cafe and toilets. The bus station sits between Lincoln Central Train Station and a multi-storey car park. Sincil Street is immediately near the entrance giving access directly to the city centre by foot.

Once the driver is ready to receive passengers the sliding doors by each bus stand open allowing passengers to exit the bus station building and step onto the bus. Find your bus stand below.

⬤ Live Bus Station Live Boards View the bus station live departure boards.


Lincoln Central Bus Station,
St Mary's Street, Lincoln,

Open Monday to Sunday
6am - 10pm

Bus Station Stands

Each bus is assigned to a stand in the bus station where you must wait for the bus. Waiting is carried out inside the building.

  • 2 Branston
  • 31X Sleaford
  • 535 Lincoln County Hospital
  • X6 Lincoln
  • 3 Fiskerton
  • 10 Welton Green
  • 11A Scothern
  • 7 Ermine Estate
  • 17 Ermine Estate
  • 18 Ermine Estate
  • 5 St. Giles Estate
  • 19 Skellingthorpe
  • 13 Waddington
  • 1 Grantham
  • 16 North Hykeham
  • IC5 Lincoln
  • IC5 Lincoln City Bus Station
  • IC5 Lincoln City Bus Station
  • 53 Market Rasen
  • 53 Market Rasen
  • 100 Lincoln
  • 107 Lincoln
  • 107 Lincoln
  • X6 Lincoln
  • 6 Birchwood
  • 9 Birchwood
  • 50 Louth
  • 56 Horncastle
  • 56 Horncastle
  • 103 Lincoln Bus Station
  • PC29 Lincoln
  • 23 Lincoln
  • 777 Saxilby
  • S146 Market Rasen
  • 4 Nettleham
  • 10 Horncastle
  • 30 Horncastle
  • 48 Witham St Hughs
  • 162 Lincoln
  • 457 Horncastle
  • B3 Bakkavor
  • 1 Grantham
  • 6 Birchwood
  • 9 Birchwood
  • 10 Welton Green
  • 16 North Hykeham
  • 17 Ermine Estate
  • 533 Lincoln

What is Stand O used for?

Stand O is the out of hours stand. You should wait at this stand for your bus outside of the normal opening hours of the bus station.


This is a list of facilities that can be enjoyed at the bus station in addition to getting the bus.


Upstairs in the Lincoln Bus Station visitors will find modern toilets and usually the Council may operate a charge at the turnstile for visitors to use them, this is usually 20p (charge may be different on the day of visit).

Changing Places Toilet

The Lincoln Bus Station is home to the city's first Changing Places Toilet for those with mobility problems. This accessible toilet has more space than the average cubicle and has specialised equipment including a hoist and height adjustable bench.

Seating and WiFi

Each stand consist of a bank of seating to be used while waiting for your bus. There is also free WiFi with instructions on how to connect signposted around the building.

Food and Drink

GRAND Coffee House

Serving breakfast, lunch and snacks from 7am until 5pm Monday to Saturday. There is also a wide selection of homemade cakes and specialty coffees, teas and drinks.

Lincolnshire Co-op Food Store

Immediately outside the Lincoln Bus Station is a Lincolnshire Co-op Food store open 6am to 11pm Monday to Sunday where food, refreshments and groceries are available.