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

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Keswick, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Workington, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Workington, Bus Station to Frizington, The Griffin

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Train

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Whitehaven

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington

Drive

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington

Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington by bus

The bus journey time between Bowness-on-Windermere and Frizington is around 5h 39m and covers a distance of around 63 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 26m. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 4m. Operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire and J. B. Pickthall, the Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington bus service departs from Bowness on Windermere, St Martins Church and arrives in Frizington, The Griffin. Typically 75 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
3h 12m
Layover time:
2h 26m
Total time:
5h 39m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
4h 4m
Bus distance:
63 miles
Buses per week:
75
Cheapest price:
£16
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:45
Last bus departs at:
23:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington bus schedules

Buses departing Saturday, October 16, 2021

Bowness-on-Windermere → Frizington
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frizington is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Frizington is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington. However, there are services departing from Bowness on Windermere, St Martins Church and arriving at Frizington, The Griffin via Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange, Keswick, Bus Station and Workington, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 14m.

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It is 26 miles from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington. It is approximately 45.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington without a car is to bus which takes 5h 14m and costs £13 - £35.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington, including transfers.

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Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange station.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington is to bus which takes 5h 14m and costs £13 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £40 - £120 and takes 5h 18m.

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Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Frizington, The Griffin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington is 45 miles. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington.

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Map of how to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington.
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  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 14m

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

You can take a bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington via Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange, Keswick, Bus Station, and Workington, Bus Station in around 5h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington via Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange, Windermere, Oxenholme Lake District, Carlisle, Whitehaven, and Whitehaven, Duke Street in around 5h 18m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £30
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £30
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Keswick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Workington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Workington, Bus Station to Frizington, The Griffin
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Keswick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
J. B. Pickthall
Phone
01946 862091
Email
barry@jbpickthall.co.uk
Website
jbpickthall.co.uk
Bus from Workington, Chapel Street to Frizington, The Griffin
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
J. B. Pickthall
Other operators
Taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Frizington
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
£95 - £120
South Cumbria Taxis
Phone
+44 7835 505 697
Website
bowness-taxis.co.uk
G Taxi
Phone
+44 1539 447 170
Ace Taxi Windermere
Phone
+44 1539 445 445
Website
acetaxiwindermere.co.uk

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