How to find us

Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum

Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum
Whisby Road
North Hykeham

How to find the Lincolnshire Road Transport Museum
Telephone 01522 500566 Click here for a more detailed map
(Please note - an answer-phone is in use when the Museum is not open to the public, please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as we can.)
General Enquiries 01522 689497
E-mail Email address
(Please note - the Society is run by volunteers, we do not have full time (or any) 'office staff' - e-mails will be responded to as soon as possible, but we can not guarantee an immediate response.)


Please note, we can not accept card payments.

We are pleased to support Lincoln Cathedral, by offering 20% off Museum admission (except special events) to all holders of the Cathedral Community Card

We regret that dogs, other than assistance dogs, are no longer allowed on the premises.

assistance dogs

Opening Times (may be extended for special events)


1 May to 31 October inclusive
Mon - Fri 11.00 am - 4.00 pm
Sundays and Bank Holidays 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

1 November to 30 April inclusive
Sundays only 1.00 pm - 4.00 pm
Easter Monday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

The Museum is not generally open on Saturdays, except some special events during the year.

BANK HOLIDAYS - The Museum is open from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm on Bank Holiday Mondays from Easter Monday to August.

Group and School Visits

Group and school visits are welcome by arrangement throughout the year, and can be arranged outside public opening hours. Please contact us to discuss your requirements. We are pleased to offer a complimentary advance visit for teachers to plan teaching materials and carry out a risk assessment.

Speakers available for local groups

The Society has members available to give talks to local groups about the work of the Society and our restorations - please get in touch if you would like to know more.

Getting Here

Bus - Stagecoach Lincolnshire services run along Doddington Road - the 'Swanholme Tavern' bus stop is less than 5 minutes' walk to / from the Museum.

Bus route 9 runs from Lincoln Transport Hub to Doddington Road and route 6 from Doddington Road to Lincoln) - both run every 15 minutes Monday to Saturday daytimes, and hourly Monday to Saturday evenings and Sunday daytimes.

Route 6 also provides a link to Doddington Road from Hartsholme and Birchwood, and route 9 back towards Birchwood and Hartsholme.

More information about these services, and timetables, are on Stagecoach Lincolnshire's website.

For further information on local bus and rail services, visit Traveline (or contact Traveline by phone on 0871 200 22 23)

Train - Hykeham Railway station, a few minutes walk away from the Museum, is served by East Midlands Trains services between Lincoln and Newark / Nottingham. For times, see National Rail Enquiries (or by phone on 08457 48 49 50.)

Alternatively, you can plan a journey to the Museum by bus / train from anywhere within the East Midlands Region, or plan a walking / cycling route with Traveline.

By Car- The museum has its own car park, although at special events, special parking arrangements may apply, so please see the web page about that event. There is a cycle stand close to the entrance door.

Accessibility - The car park has marked spaces for disabled drivers, and the Museum, including both toilets, is accessible to wheelchair users.

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