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There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District

$118 - $163

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station 685

$47 - $77

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick Park Hotel X5 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District 91.1 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Lake District is 70 miles. The road distance is 91.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £90 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District.

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There are 1676+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Lake District, England?

Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 19 min. Stagecoach North West also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick Park Hotel
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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