TRAIN trips from Lincoln to London, costing just £1, are rapidly selling out.
Rail operator East Coast, which is launching a direct rail service between the two cities on May 22, is offering 1,000 bargain fares for the first week.
Passengers were able to book their journey for any day between May 22 and May 28 inclusive via the firm's website, but all many of the 1,000 cheap fares have sold out already.
The trips are available one-way, but passengers are also able to book a second journey from London back to Lincoln for £1 – making a total of £2 for a round trip.
Spokesman ohn Gelson said: "The offer is selling well and we expect to sell all of the tickets by the end of the day. Keep checking the site for the latest availability."
On Monday to Friday, the service departs Lincoln at 7.20am and arrives in London at 9.28am.
It then leaves London at 7.06pm and arrives in Lincoln at 9.01pm.
On Saturdays, the service departs Lincoln at 9.30am and arrives at King's Cross at 11.26am.
It then departs London at 6.08pm, arriving back in Lincoln at 8.03pm.
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