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There are 3 ways to get from Blackpool 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.

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Train, bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Blackpool North to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick Park Hotel X5 / ...

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Oxenholme Lake District  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the bus from Kendal to Keswick National Express

$27 - $79

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Blackpool to Keswick 84.6 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Blackpool to Keswick is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackpool to Keswick is to drive which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Blackpool and Keswick is 55 miles. The road distance is 84.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackpool to Keswick without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Blackpool to Keswick, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackpool to Keswick is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Blackpool to Keswick.

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There are 1229+ hotels available in Keswick. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Blackpool to Keswick.
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  • Distance: 54.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

There is no direct connection from Blackpool to Keswick. However, you can take the train to Preston, take the train to Penrith North Lakes, take the walk to Penrith, Rail Station, then take the bus to Keswick Park Hotel. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Blackpool to Keswick via Preston, Oxenholme Lake District, Kendal, and Kendal in around 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Blackpool North to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
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 2 hours
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 Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
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
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 Kendal to Keswick
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com

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