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Other ways to get from Lincoln to Omaha

There are usually 1 daily train trips from Lincoln to Omaha.

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity coaches per day from Lincoln to Omaha. Traveling by coach from Lincoln to Omaha usually takes around one hour and 5 minutes, but the fastest Express Arrow coach can make the trip in just one hour,

Distance46 mi (75 km)
Shortest duration1h 0m
Cheapest price£21.15
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceExpress Arrow
Coach lines3

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for coaches from Lincoln to Omaha

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)




30 April 2024- Visiting family

Express Arrow

Pros: It was clean, convenient, spacious, timely. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Tell your friends.



30 March 2023- Solo travel

Express Arrow

Pros: It was fast. Cons: I think the seats should be bigger with an additional middle arm rest.



18 March 2022- Visiting family

Express Arrow

Pros: Quick trip for a decent price. Cons: No issues. Tips: Definitely print your bus ticket like it says when you buy it, the depot wasn't able to print them and some people did miss the bus because of it.

How much is a coach ticket from Lincoln to Omaha?

Bus tickets for a trip from Lincoln to Omaha cost £21.15 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Monthly average prices

Taking the bus from Lincoln to Omaha is usually cheapest in May, when the average ticket price is only £18. If you're planning to take the bus from Lincoln to Omaha during September, keep in mind that bus ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of £28. However, booking your trip in advance can help you score a ticket at a better price.

Prices as travel date approaches


Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices closer to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. To find the cheapest bus tickets, book your trip at least 17 days in advance. This way, you can save up to £1.18 on your bus ticket compared to booking last-minute.

What coach companies travel from Lincoln to Omaha?

There are 3 bus lines from Lincoln to Omaha available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. Each of these companies only runs one bus per day. The following table helps you compare your available choices:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Burlington Trailways11h 10m£23.84
Express Arrow11h 0m£21.15
Tornado Bus11h 0m£115.36
  • Book Burlington Trailways from Lincoln to Omaha from £24. There are 1 Burlington Trailways schedules from Lincoln to Omaha and you can expect on average to pay for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Omaha. In Lincoln, Burlington Trailways departs to Omaha from 5250 Superior St and no other station. In Omaha, Burlington Trailways arrives at Burlington Trailways Terminal and no other station.

    An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Lincoln to Omaha takes 1 hours and 10 minutes , while the fastest available Burlington Trailways trip will get you to Omaha in 1 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Omaha.

  • Book Express Arrow from Lincoln to Omaha from £21. There are 1 Express Arrow schedules from Lincoln to Omaha and you can expect on average to pay for a Express Arrow ticket to Omaha. In Lincoln, Express Arrow departs to Omaha from 5250 Superior St and no other station. In Omaha, Express Arrow arrives at Burlington Trailways Terminal and no other station.

    An average trip on Express Arrow from Lincoln to Omaha takes 1 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Express Arrow offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Omaha.

  • Tornado Bus is a Texan bus company operating in Texas and Mexico. Their bus service connects cities such as Houston, McAllen, San Antonio, and the international border at El Paso. Their buses offer onboard WiFi, plenty of leg room, air conditioning, restrooms, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of one hour and 5 minutes to cover the 46 miles from Lincoln to Omaha. However, the fastest coach only takes an hour. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

"Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Omaha at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

The first coach leaves at 04:00 and the last coach leaves at 18:00. To see the times for all coaches from Lincoln to Omaha, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Lincoln to Omaha. Both of these are direct coaches, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring coaches at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Lincoln to Omaha; ticket prices start at £12.31.

City Information


Lincoln, NE, US - LNK-0

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Lincoln is the capital of Nebraska and is known as Nebraska's political hub, culture center, and foodie haven. It's home to the Nebraska State Capitol, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, and other historical attractions.

The Sunken Gardens is a top place to visit for outdoor fun, with lily ponds, themed gardens, and sculptures. Young families will enjoy visiting the Lincoln Children's Zoo, offering a zoo train and up-close animal encounters. On the University of Nebraska Campus, art lovers can check the Sheldon Museum of Art for its notable sculpture garden and American art collection.

As the capital of Nebraska, Lincoln is bustling with nightlife and many fun things to do. You can participate in different activities, from the Lincoln Escape Room and Zoo Bar to the Bourbon Theater and James Arthur Vineyards. The craft beer scene in Lincoln is bustling with taprooms, breweries, and bars. Zipline Brewing Co is one of the city's most popular craft artisan lagers and ales.

Amtrak provides train service to the city, while Jefferson Lines and Burlington Trailways offer buses. StarTran provides citywide transportation to those in Lincoln.


Once known as the “Gateway to the West,” Omaha effortlessly blends its rich historical heritage with modern growth. To catch an air of the city’s old-town vibe, head towards the Old Market quarter. Featuring brick-paved streets along with horse-drawn carriages, the area is an idyllic time capsule that offers a glimpse into the past. Also situated within the quarter are the Joslyn Art Museum and the Omaha Children’s Museum. Animal lovers might want to check out Omaha’s Doorly Zoo or the Aquarium, which features cute Rockhopper penguins as well as a 70-foot shark tunnel.

Steakhouses dominate the city’s restaurant scene, but there has been a recent boom of modern eateries. If you wish to enjoy these modern foods, Kitchen Table will offer everything you need.

The busiest bus station in the city is the Burlington Trailways Terminal downtown. For trains, the main Amtrak station is located on S 9th St, not too far from the bus station. Omaha is served by Amtrak’s California Zephyr line. The city’s principal airport is the Eppley Airfield, located 3 miles northeast of downtown.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Lincoln?

Main departure station: 5250 Superior St

Coaches to Omaha leave from 3 stations in Lincoln.

All coach stations in Lincoln:

  • 5250 Superior St

  • 5250 Superior St

  • La Ilucion

Where does the coach arrive in Omaha?

Main arrival station: Burlington Trailways Terminal

The Burlington Trailways Station on Jackson St, located in east Omaha, provides bus services for several bus carriers: Greyhound, Jefferson Lines, Express Arrow, and Burlington Trailways. The station features an indoor waiting area, as well as vending machines and restrooms. The Burlington Trailways station is only a short walk from several cafes and restaurants if you feel like grabbing something more substantial to get you through your bus journey.

Coach stations in Omaha:

  • Burlington Trailways Terminal

  • Tobin Used Musical Instrument Store

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