There are 5 ways to get from Blackburn to Keswick by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888 / ...

$38 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston, Lancashire to Keswick National Express / ...

$12 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$28 - $48

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall (Town Hall A) to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand C) 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) X8

$14 - $22

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Keswick 80.3 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Keswick is to bus which costs £9 - £16 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Keswick is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Keswick is 65 miles. The road distance is 80.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Blackburn to Keswick, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Keswick. However, there are services departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall (Town Hall B) and arriving at Keswick via Preston, Lancashire. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Keswick.
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  • Distance: 64.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Blackburn, England and Keswick, Cumbria, England?

National Express operates a bus from Blackburn to Keswick once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Stagecoach UK also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Preston, Lancashire to Keswick
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars)
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 3) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall (Town Hall A) to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand H)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Town Hall (Town Hall A) to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (CHORLEY Bus Station Stand C)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk

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