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There are 10 ways to get from Banbury to Lake District by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxenholme Lake District

$227 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Banbury to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere National Express

$101 - $129

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Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$197 - $271

Train, bus  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere National Express

$150 - $205

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from Banbury to Lake District 234.7 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$218 - $459

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow, train  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes

$220 - $442

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$227 - $399

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$269 - $533

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$255 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Banbury to Lake District is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Banbury to Lake District is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 7m.

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The distance between Banbury and Lake District is 186 miles. The road distance is 234.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Banbury to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 5h 47m and costs £170 - £260.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Banbury to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Banbury to Lake District is to train which takes 5h 47m and costs £170 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £100 and takes 9h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Banbury to Lake District is 235 miles. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from Banbury to Lake District.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 1993+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Banbury to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 185.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 47m

What companies run services between Banbury, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from Banbury to Lake District via Birmingham New Street, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 5h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Banbury to Lake District via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Grasmere in around 9h 15m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Banbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Banbury to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Banbury to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Banbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Banbury to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Banbury to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
National Express

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