Christmas Buses 2021

Travel by bus in Lincoln over Christmas

Christmas Countdown

Merry Christmas!

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Bus Times over Christmas Lincoln Christmas Market information

Bus Operating Dates

Over Christmas and New Year, on certain holiday days, some bus operators might run to a limited timetable or pause services completely. Please see the summary table below.

Dates
23 December
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day
Boxing Day
27 December
28 December
29 December
30 December
31 December
01 January 2022
02 January 2022
03 January 2022
04 January 2022
Stagecoach
23 December
Normal service
Christmas Eve
Saturday service until 8pm
Christmas Day
No service
Boxing Day
No service
27 December
Sunday service
28 December
Sunday service
29 December
Saturday service
30 December
Saturday service
31 December
Saturday service until 8pm
01 January 2022
No service
02 January 2022
Sunday service
03 January 2022
Sunday service
04 January 2022
Normal service resumes
PC Coaches
23 December
Normal service
Christmas Eve
Normal service
Christmas Day
No service
Boxing Day
No service
27 December
No service
28 December
No service
29 December
Normal Service
30 December
Normal Service
31 December
Normal Service
01 January 2022
No service
02 January 2022
No service
03 January 2022
No service
04 January 2022
Normal service resumes
CallConnect
23 December
Normal service
Christmas Eve
Saturday service
Christmas Day
No service
Boxing Day
No service
27 December
No service
28 December
No service
29 December
Saturday service
30 December
Saturday service
31 December
Saturday service
01 January 2022
No service
02 January 2022
No service
03 January 2022
No service
04 January 2022
Normal service resumes

Other Bus Operators

A summary of the Christmas bus services for all other bus operators that operate in Lincoln.

Brylaine

Brylaine operates the IC5 Lincoln to Boston service. Below is Brylaine's summary.

Date Status
23 December Normal Service
24 December Normal Service
25, 26, 27 and 28 December No Service
29, 30 and 31 December Run as a Saturday Service
01, 02 and 03 January 2022 No Service
04 January 2022 Normal Service Resumes

Stagecoach buses finishing early

Individual Stagecoach services may finish early on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.
Download Stagecoach last buses PDF


Lincoln Christmas Market Shuttle Buses

The Lincoln Christmas Market 2021 has now finished.

The Lincoln Christmas Market is finally here this year! Taking place from Thursday 2 December until Sunday 5 December 2021, there are plenty of festive treats, gifts, and entertainment for everyone. On this section you can find out how to access the Lincoln Christmas Market by bus.

Shuttle Bus (PC Coaches)

Get directly to the market without having to walk up Steep Hill by taking the Lincoln Christmas Market Shuttle Bus operated by PC Coaches every 15 minutes. The Shuttle Bus begins outside Lincoln Railway Station.

Bus Stops:

  • Lincoln Railway Station.
  • Silver Street opp. Stonebow Centre.
  • Christmas Market.
single
£1

Note: you can use contactless card to pay for your ticket on the bus.

Shuttle Bus (Stagecoach)

An alternative market shuttle bus is ran by Stagecoach every 15 minutes. Board the Service 7 or Service 8 from Stand D at the Lincoln Bus Station. Both buses are local services which means your Stagecoach DayRider and MegaRider tickets can be used on them.

Timetable - to the market from the bus station

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2 Dec 3 Dec 4 Dec 5 Dec
  • 11:35
  • then every 15 mins until 18:20
  • 18:40
  • then every 15 mins until 21:10
  • 21:25
  • 21:40
  • 21:55
  • 09:35
  • then every 15 mins until 18:20
  • 18:40
  • then every 15 mins until 21:10
  • 21:25
  • 21:40
  • 21:55
  • 09:35
  • then every 15 mins until 18:20
  • 18:40
  • then every 15 mins until 21:10
  • 21:25
  • 21:40
  • 21:55
  • 09:30
  • then every 15 mins until 13:00
  • 13:15
  • 13:45
  • 14:00
  • 14:30
  • 14:45
  • then every 15 mins until 17:45

Timetable - from the market to the bus station

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2 Dec 3 Dec 4 Dec 5 Dec
  • 12:06
  • then every 15 mins until 18:36
  • 18:51
  • 18:55
  • then every 15 mins until 21:25
  • 21:40
  • 21:55
  • 22:10
  • 10:06
  • then every 15 mins until 18:36
  • 18:51
  • 18:55
  • then every 15 mins until 21:25
  • 21:40
  • 21:55
  • 22:10
  • 10:06
  • then every 15 mins until 18:36
  • 18:51
  • 18:55
  • then every 15 mins until 21:25
  • 21:40
  • 21:55
  • 22:10
  • 09:45
  • then every 15 mins until 13:15
  • 13:30
  • 14:00
  • 14:15
  • 14:45
  • 15:00
  • then every 15 mins until 18:00
single (adult)
£1.50
return (adult)
£2.70
single (child)
£0.75
return (child)
£1.35

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Information, particularly ticket prices, have been written in good faith. Always check with the bus operators before you travel as prices could be subject to change without notice. Lincoln Bus endeavours to keep this guide up to date but takes no responsibility if information later becomes inaccurate.

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