There are 5 ways to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Windermere to Kendal
  2. Take the bus from Kendal, Hayton's Garage (garage opposite Museum Lodge) to Grange-over-Sands, Rail Station (Railway Station Main Entrance) X6

$9 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 52 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 Grange-over-Sands

$16 - $39

Line 555 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 555 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

$11

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands 14.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands 14.3 miles

$3 - $5

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands station. However, there are services departing from Bowness on Windermere, Bowness 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.

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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 52 min.

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The distance between Bowness-on-Windermere and Grange-over-Sands is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £7 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands, including transfers.

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Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier (Windermere Lakes Cruises) station.

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Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Windermere station.

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The best way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs £12 - £30. Alternatively, you can line 555 bus and bus, which costs £9 and takes 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

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 52 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 Kendal
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Grange-over-Sands
Ave. Duration
22 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
13 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
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Hayton's Garage (garage opposite Museum Lodge) to Grange-over-Sands, Rail Station (Railway Station Main Entrance)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
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
$5
Website
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
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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Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Grange-over-Sands, Rail Station (Railway Station Main Entrance).

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Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Grange-over-Sands station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands is 14 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Grange-over-Sands.

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