There are 4 ways to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Derby

$71 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Windermere to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Derby National Express

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Buxton
  3. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Derby, Bus Station Tp

$51 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby 150.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby is to bus which costs £15 - £21 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Bowness-on-Windermere and Derby is 117 miles. The road distance is 150.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Derby via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Derby via Oxenholme Lake District and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Bowness-on-Windermere, England and Derby, England?

You can take a train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby via Oxenholme Lake District and Crewe in around 4 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Derby via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 6 h 50 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Windermere to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Derby
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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