There are 5 ways to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands 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  •  1 h 58 min

$16 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. 555 / ...

$8 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire  •  2 h

  1. 555 / ...
  2. X6

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. 14.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. 14.3 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Bowness-on-Windermere, England and Grange-over-Sands, England?

You can take a train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands via Kendal, Blackhall Road (opposite Bus Station) and Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) in around 2 h.

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
14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Grange-over-Sands
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
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 - $25
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $25
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bowness-on-Windermere, Ferry 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
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
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bowness-on-Windermere, Ferry 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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bowness-on-Windermere and Grange-over-Sands is 19 km. The road distance is 23 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £40 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Grange-over-Sands via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands. However, there are services departing from Bowness-on-Windermere, Ferry Pier (Windermere Lakes Cruises) and arriving at Grange-over-Sands, Rail Station (Railway Station Main Entrance) via Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands, including transfers.