There are 4 ways to get from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument) 600
  2. Take the bus from Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument) to Bassenthwaite, Trafford Caravan Park X4

$15

3 alternative options

Train, bus, line 73 bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888 / ...
  3. Take the line 73 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Bassenthwaite, Village Centre (Near Green View) 73

$21 - $36

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite 24.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite. However, there are services departing from Carlisle, Market Hall and arriving at Bassenthwaite, Trafford Caravan Park via Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Bassenthwaite is 18 miles. The road distance is 24.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite, including transfers.

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Carlisle to Bassenthwaite bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Carlisle, Market Hall station.

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Carlisle to Bassenthwaite bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Bassenthwaite, Trafford Caravan Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Bassenthwaite is 24 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite.

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There are 948+ hotels available in Bassenthwaite. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite.
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  • Distance: 18.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Carlisle, England and Bassenthwaite, England?

You can take a bus from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite via Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument) in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carlisle, Market Hall to Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cockermouth, Main Street (Monument) to Bassenthwaite, Trafford Caravan Park
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Bassenthwaite, Village Centre (Near Green View)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Bassenthwaite
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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