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There are 11 ways to get from Brighton to Lake District by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via London Victoria  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District

$273 - $414

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Bus  •  12h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Brighton to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Grasmere National Express

$109 - $142

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Train  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District

$268 - $398

Train via Nottingham  •  10h

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$247 - $348

Drive  •  6h 8m

  1. Drive from Brighton to Lake District 359.1 miles

$75 - $120

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$255 - $524

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$218 - $540

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$241 - $536

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$205 - $467

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  4. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District

$262 - $469

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  4. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District

$261 - $530

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Lake District is to drive which costs £55 - £90 and takes 6h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Lake District is to drive which costs £55 - £90 and takes 6h 8m.

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The distance between Brighton and Lake District is 285 miles. The road distance is 359.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs £210 - £320.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Brighton to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Lake District is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs £210 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £80 - £110 and takes 12h 53m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to Lake District is 359 miles. It takes approximately 6h 8m to drive from Brighton to Lake District.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 2008+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 285.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from Brighton to Lake District via London Victoria, Victoria station, Euston station, London Euston, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 6h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Lake District via London Victoria Coach Station and Grasmere in around 12h 53m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
National Express

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