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 Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  3 h

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

$41 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 43) to Grasmere, Heaton Copper Studio (Field Foot) X8

$13 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, bus Stagecoach UK  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Carnforth
  2. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$22 - $32

Line 41 bus, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 42) to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) 41 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$18 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Keswick 80.3 miles

$17 - $25

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Blackburn to Keswick once a week. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 43) to Grasmere, Heaton Copper Studio (Field Foot)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars)
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 42) to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Blackburn to Keswick?

The distance between Blackburn and Keswick is 104 km. The road distance is 128 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Keswick?

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Keswick is to bus which costs £9 - £16 and takes 3 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Blackburn to Keswick?

The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Keswick is to drive which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £12 - £18.

Is there a direct bus between Blackburn and Keswick?

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 Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) via Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 43) and Grasmere, Heaton Copper Studio (Field Foot). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

How long does it take to get from Blackburn to Keswick?

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