Walk & Ride
Your Steep Hill Shuttle

Get around the city centre, and up and down the hill, on this shuttle bus

Walk & Ride

The Walk & Ride 'Steep Hill Shuttle' bus is the easy way to get around Lincoln and the quickest way up the hill, with stops across the city. 

The Walk & Ride bus service runs throughout the day, six days a week making getting around Lincoln easy. There are 12 bus stops conveniently located across Lincoln - so you're never far from a bus stop.

The Walk & Ride service runs from Monday - Saturday from 9:10am - 2:47pm and 4:10pm - 5:22pm (not in operation on bank holidays, Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Years Day). Tickets are available for single journeys - or you can buy a full day ticket and hop-on and -off as many times as you need. If you use the bus frequently you can save with a monthly or seasonal saver ticket.

Ticket prices are:

  • Adults: £1.50 single ticket, £3 all-day
  • Children (aged 5-15): 70p single, £1.60 all-day
  • Infants (under 5): free
  • Weekly saver: £12
  • Monthly saver: £40
  • Bus pass holders: free

The Walk & Ride stops at:

  • Silver Street West (Stonebow, High Street)
  • Silver Street East (The Collection & Usher Gallery)
  • Minster Yard (Lincoln Cathedral Quarter)
  • Northgate (Lincoln Hotel, coach point)
  • Newport Arch (Bailgate)
  • Westgate (Lincoln Castle, car parks)
  • Union Road (The Lawn)
  • Castle Hill (Lincoln Castle, Visitor Information Centre)
  • Park Street (High Street, The Strait, Steep Hill)
  • St Mary's Street (Railway/Bus Station & Market)
  • St Marks Street (St Marks Shopping Centre)
  • Brayford Waterfront (University of Lincoln)

For full details download the Walk & Ride Route Map and the Walk & Ride Timetable.

The Walk & Ride bus links up with all the main car parks, coach stops and the bus and railway stations and the key visitor attractions across the city. All of the buses have low floors and wheelchair accessible (subject to space).

Look out for the Walk & Ride buses - Your Steep Hill Shuttle. Making getting around Lincoln easy.

Walk & Ride Steep Hill Shuttle

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