FEATURE FACTBOX: The distance between hospitals

Some of the distances pregnant mums and seriously injured people may have to cover.
Some of the distances pregnant mums and seriously injured people may have to cover.
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Here are just some of the distances to Boston and Lincoln the emergency services might have to cover. According to ULHT, the standard travel time should be 60 minutes.

Figures found by the Standard suggest the average time for a Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance flight between the county’s hospitals is between 10-15 minutes,. Each call out costing around £2,100. The service currently needs £1.9 million a year and is called out to around 1,000 incidents.

Here follow times provided by East Midlands Ambulance Service, which costs around £230 per call-out.

○ Boston Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 1 hour 2 mins

○ Spalding Station to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston: 31 mins

○ Spalding Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 1 hour 11 mins

○ Grantham Station to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston: 48 mins

○ Grantham Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 52 mins

○ Sleaford Station to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston: 34 mins

○ Sleaford Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 37 mins

○ Horncastle Station to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston: 26 mins

○ Horncastle Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 38 mins

○ Louth Station to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston: 46 mins

○ Louth Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 41 mins

○ Skegness Station to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston: 33 mins

○ Skegness Station to Lincoln County Hospital: 1 hour 3 mins

Here are some general distances and times compiled from Google Maps.

○ Boston to Lincoln: 34.8 miles, 59 minutes.

○ Spalding to Boston: 15.2 miles, 37 minutes.

○ Spalding to Lincoln: 43.5 miles, 1 hour 12 minutes.

○ Grantham to Boston: 30.5 miles, 51 minutes.

○ Grantham to Lincoln: 33.8 miles, 50 minutes.

○ Sleaford to Boston: 18.7 miles, 33 minutes.

○ Sleaford to Lincoln: 17.9 miles, 34 minutes.

○ Skegness to Boston: 22 miles, 44 minutes.

○ Skegness to Lincoln: 42.5 miles, 1 hour 14 minutes.

○ Horncastle to Boston: 18.5 miles, 32 minutes.

○ Horncastle to Lincoln: 22.3 miles, 42 minutes.

○ Louth to Boston: 32.2 miles, 53 minutes.

○ Mablethorpe to Boston: 32.8 miles, 57 minutes.

○ Mablethorpe to Lincoln: 42.4 miles, 1 hour 13 minutes

○ Louth to Lincoln: 26.8 miles, 48 minutes.

○ Spilsby to Boston: 16.9 miles, 31 minutes.

○ Spilsby to Lincoln: 32 miles, 58 minutes.

○ Market Rasen to Boston: 37.2 miles, 1 hour

○ Market Rasen to Lincoln: 16.6 miles, 33 minutes.