Travel from Bournemouth to Lake-District

Bus or train from Bournemouth to Lake District?

You can take a train from Bournemouth to Lake District via Waterloo Underground Station, London Euston, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 7 hours 42 minutes. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bournemouth to Lake District once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 10 hours 5 minutes.

How to get from Bournemouth to Lake District

ModeDurationPrice
From Bournemouth train to Waterloo Underground Station, Tube to London Euston, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, then taxi to Lake District.7 h 42 min£290
From Bournemouth train to Birmingham New Street, train to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park).9 h 26 min£194
From Bournemouth train to Manchester Piccadilly, train to Carnforth, Railway Station, bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park).11 h 24 min£132
From Bournemouth bus to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park).13 h£36
From Bournemouth drive to Lake District.6 h 2 min£66
From Bournemouth train to Southampton airport, fly to Manchester airport, train to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Lake District.8 h 22 min£131
From Bournemouth train to Southampton airport, fly to Newcastle airport, train to Newcastle, train to Carlisle, train to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Lake District.9 h 11 min£138
From Bournemouth train to Southampton airport, fly to Edinburgh airport, tram to Haymarket, train to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Lake District.9 h 2 min£145
From Bournemouth train to Southampton airport, fly to Leeds Bradford airport, line 757 bus to Leeds, train to Langwathby, Rail Station (Track to Langwathby Rail Station), line 888 bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Lake District.9 h 53 min£147

How long does it take to get from Bournemouth to Lake District?

It takes approximately 7 hours 42 minutes to get from Bournemouth to Lake District, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Bournemouth and Lake District?

No, there is no direct bus from Bournemouth to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Bournemouth and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 hours.

Operators from Bournemouth to Lake District

OperatorPhoneWebsite
South Western Railway0345 6000 650South Western Railway
London Underground (Tube)London Underground (Tube)
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
Northern RailNorthern Rail
CrossCountry0344 736 9123CrossCountry
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire0871 200 22 33Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Stagecoach UKStagecoach UK
FlybeFlybe
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
KLMKLM
Nexus Metro0191 203 3199Nexus Metro
Edinburgh Trams0131 475 0177Edinburgh Trams
Eastern AirwaysEastern Airways
Aer LingusAer Lingus
Yorkshire Tiger0344 800 4411Yorkshire Tiger