There are 10 ways to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to London Euston

£180 - £470

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Bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

£79 - £124

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Train via Leeds  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross

£104 - £222

Drive  •  5h 25m

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station 322.8 miles

£50 - £80

Fly Carlisle to Southend, train  •  3h 23m

  1. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Southend (SEN) CAX - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

£103 - £296

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  6h 35m

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

£140 - £361

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

£159 - £479

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Annan to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

£141 - £393

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

£151 - £397

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL

£142 - £349

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station is to fly and train which costs £100 - £300 and takes 3h 23m.

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The distance between Bowness-on-Solway and King's Cross Station is 270 miles. The road distance is 322.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station without a car is to train which takes 5h 2m and costs £180 - £470.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station is to train which takes 5h 2m and costs £180 - £470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £130 and takes 9h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Carlisle Airport to Southend Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station is 323 miles. It takes approximately 5h 25m to drive from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station.

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Loganair offers flights from Carlisle Airport to Southend Airport.

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There are 5425+ hotels available in King's Cross Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station.
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  • Distance: 270.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 2m

What companies run services between Bowness-on-Solway, England and King's Cross Station, England?

Virgin Trains operates a train from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station hourly. Tickets cost £110 - £380 and the journey takes 3h 21m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bowness-on-Solway to King's Cross Station once daily. Tickets cost £11 - £15 and the journey takes 5h 55m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £430
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £270
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £310
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £250
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£26 - £200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£200 - £1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£130 - £600
Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£110 - £380
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £150
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£290 - £380
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£95 - £130
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£16 - £23
1st Class
£30 - £50
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £110
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £110
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
London Overground
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Annan to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £19
Off-Peak Day Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
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 Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Book at
National Express

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Solway to Carlisle Airport is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £55 - £70.

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