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Scoop a seaside bargain: Get to Skegness from Nottingham for less than the price of a full English Breakfast

  • EMR urging customers from Nottingham to book their trip to Skegness in advance and scoop a seaside bargain
  • 6,900 Advance Single tickets up for for grabs at £7.70, with 3,450 Advance Return tickets available for just £15.40 
  • Butlin’s has early summer breaks from £89

East Midlands Railway (EMR) is urging its customers from Nottingham to book in advance and secure a cheap fare to the seaside this summer.

EMR has released 6,900 Advance Single tickets priced at £7.70 and 3,450 Advance Return tickets priced at £15.40 - all for trips from Nottingham to Skegness.

That means customers can get to the Lincolnshire seaside resort for less than the cost of a Full English Breakfast at Wetherspoons or the average cost of fish and chips*.

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There is more good news for families on a budget as Butlin’s Skegness has a number of special offers for early summer breaks that mean EMR customers can spend a few days away without going over-budget.

Butlin’s, the Home of Entertainment, offers fantastic value for families looking for a summer holiday. With early summer breaks starting from £89**, there’s so much included in the price. Alongside accommodation everyone visiting Butlin’s has access to the pool, unlimited fairground rides, live shows and headline acts, soft play and the incredible SKYPARK playground.

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Dave Meredith, Customer Services Director at East Midlands Railway: "Our fares to Skegness make seaside getaways a reality for families on a budget.

"Book in advance and enjoy a few days with a wallet-friendly escape to Skegness with EMR's Advance Single tickets at £7.70 and Advance Return tickets at £15.40.

"Spend less than you would on breakfast or a takeaway, and make memories by the sea."

Contact Information

East Midlands Railway Press Office


Notes to editors

* Price based on family of four sharing a Silver Room in Skegness on a four night break starting 17 June.

** Average cost of fish and chips taken from Office of National Statistics https://www.ons.gov.uk/economy/inflationandpriceindices/articles/costoflivinginsights/food