Student at Lincoln

Travelling to Lincoln

Lincoln’s central location allows for easy access to a number of airports for European and international flights.  

Lincoln is within easy access of major cities including London, Leicester, Hull, Nottingham, Sheffield and Leeds, with good rail and road links. London King’s Cross station is less than two hours away by train.

View When You Arrive in Lincoln for information on what to expect when you first get to our great, friendly city.

What to consider before you finalise your flight to the UK:

  • Offer letter – Do you have your unconditional offer letter?
  • Passport – Do you have a valid passport?
  • Visa – Do you need to apply for a visa?
  • Accommodation – Do you have somewhere to stay when you arrive in the UK? 

Airport Arrivals Form - Meet & Greet Service

The University offers a free airport pickup service on selected dates throughout the year. Outside of these dates we offer a chargable taxi collection service.

As part of the registration process at the University of Lincoln it is compulsory to provide us with information about your travel arrangements. This information will help us to ensure that your registration in the UK runs smoothly upon arrival.

Please complete the arivals form below. 

Arrivals Form

Getting Here

Further information about traveling to Lncoln:

If you need help or assistance with any of the above, please do not hesitate to contact the International Office team on +44 (0)1522 886040 or through the International Enquiries Form.