Unlimited off-peak travel for one day extending from Doncaster in the north to Peterborough and Stamford in the south and from Nottingham in the west to the east coast towns of Cleethorpes and Skegness and includes Grantham and Lincoln.

Lincolnshire Day Ranger ticket

Note that this ticket is NOT valid on Saturdays in July & August


The Lincolnshire Day Ranger allows travel from Nottingham to the coastal resorts of Skegness via Sleaford and to Cleethorpes via Lincoln.

It is valid to Doncaster but only from/to the Gainsborough Lea Road/Lincoln line, it is not valid from Doncaster to Grantham on direct services nor from Grantham to Peterborough on London North Eastern Railway.

You can travel from Lincoln to Peterborough via Sleaford and as far as Stamford on the Leicester line.


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This ticket has restriction code B3

fares & restrictions

From 11th June 2023

adult: £34.90
child (5-15): £17.50
16-17 saver: £17.50
railcards ⯆
 16 26 SE DI 2T FF H V: £23.00
 FF H V child fare: £6.60
Railcards ⯈ Railcards:
16 = 16-25
26 = 26-30
SE = Senior
DI = Disabled
2T = Two Together
FF = Family & Friends
H = HM Forces
V = Veterans

Previous fares ⯈ Previous fares (adult):
2023 - £34.90
2022 - £33.00
2021 - £31.00
2020 - £31.00
2019 - £30.20
2018 - £29.30
2014 - £26.00
2013 - £24.90

time restrictions
Mon to Fri: valid from 09:00 but 2T railcard not valid until 09:30

Not valid Saturdays in July & August

No restrictions at weekends or bank holidays

route restrictions
Not valid to Barton on Humber or Gainsborough Central.
Not valid Doncaster to Nottingham via Sheffield.
Not valid Doncaster to Cleethorpes direct.
Not valid Doncaster to Grantham direct.
Not valid Grantham to Peterborough on London North Eastern Railway

train operating companies
CrossCountry, East Midlands Railway, Northern, TransPennine Express

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Lincolnshire Day Ranger route map

Lincolnshire Day Ranger route map

This ticket is valid at these national network stations:

Ancaster; Aslockton
Barnetby; Bingham; Bleasby; Boston; Bottesford; Burton Joyce
Carlton; Cleethorpes; Collingham
Elton & Orston
Gainsborough Lea Road; Grantham; Great Coates; Grimsby Docks; Grimsby Town
Habrough; Havenhouse; Healing; Heckington; Hubberts Bridge; Hykeham
Lincoln Central; Lowdham
Market Rasen; Metheringham
Netherfield; Newark Castle; New Clee; Nottingham
Radcliffe-on-Trent; Rauceby; Rolleston; Ruskington
Saxilby; Skegness; Sleaford; Spalding; Stallingborough; Stamford; Swinderby; Swineshead
Thirgarton; Thorpe Culvert