There are 5 ways to get from Bury to Lake District by tram, train, bus 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

Line 4 tram, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 4
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$137 - $181

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Keswick National Express

$21 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, line 125 bus, line 78 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange 471 / ...
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Bolton Interchange to Chorley Town Centre, Railway Station 125
  3. Take the bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) X8
  4. Take the line 78 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) 77A / ...

$40 - $41

Train, bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Preston to Carnforth
  2. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 555

$40 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bury to Lake District 108.5 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bury to Lake District is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury to Lake District is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Bury, East Lancs Railway and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) via Bolton Interchange, Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Bury and Lake District is 72 miles. The road distance is 108.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury to Lake District without a car is to line 4 tram and train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs £100 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Bury to Lake District, including transfers.

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Bury to Lake District bus services, operated by First, depart from Bury, East Lancs Railway station.

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Bury to Lake District bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) station.

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Map of how to get from Bury to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 71.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Bury to Lake District via Bolton Interchange, Chorley Town Centre, Railway Station, Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q), and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
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
1 h 5 min
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
Bus operators
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bury, East Lancs Railway to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Chorley Town Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Keswick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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