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

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Train, bus, taxi  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick Park Hotel X5 / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Keswick Park Hotel to Borrowdale

$37 - $59

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Borrowdale 37.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Carlisle to Borrowdale 37.4 miles

$8 - $12

Train, taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Penrith North Lakes
  2. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Borrowdale

$93 - $132

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The cheapest way to get from Carlisle to Borrowdale is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlisle to Borrowdale is to train and taxi which costs £70 - £110 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Carlisle and Borrowdale is 28 miles. The road distance is 37.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Carlisle to Borrowdale without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £28 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Carlisle to Borrowdale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carlisle to Borrowdale is 37 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Carlisle to Borrowdale.

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There are 1992+ hotels available in Borrowdale. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carlisle to Borrowdale.
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  • Distance: 27.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

There is no direct connection from Carlisle to Borrowdale. However, you can take the train to Penrith North Lakes, take the walk to Penrith, Rail Station, take the bus to Keswick Park Hotel, then take the taxi to Borrowdale. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Borrowdale.

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
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $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 Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick Park Hotel
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Keswick Park Hotel to Borrowdale
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31

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