There are 5 ways to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness by train, bus, taxi 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  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lancaster
  3. Take the train from Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness

$23 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Carnforth, New Street 555 / ...
  2. Take the train from Carnforth to Barrow-in-Furness

$15 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Kendal, Blackhall Road (opposite Bus Station)  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier (Windermere Lakes Cruises) to Kendal, Blackhall Road (opposite Bus Station) 555 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Grange-over-Sands, Rail Station (Railway Station Main Entrance) X6
  3. Take the train from Grange-over-Sands to Barrow-in-Furness

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness 26.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs £70 - £90.

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The distance between Bowness-on-Windermere and Barrow in Furness is 35 km. The road distance is 42 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Barrow-in-Furness via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Bowness-on-Windermere, England and Barrow in Furness, England?

You can take a train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carnforth to Barrow-in-Furness
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Grange-over-Sands to Barrow-in-Furness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Carnforth, New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier (Windermere Lakes Cruises) to Kendal, Blackhall Road (opposite Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Carnforth, New Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier (Windermere Lakes Cruises) to Kendal, Blackhall Road (opposite Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Grange-over-Sands, Rail Station (Railway Station Main Entrance)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Barrow in Furness
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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