There are 11 ways to get from Chelsea to Lancaster by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Lancaster

$133 - $213

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Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Lancaster National Express

$22 - $28

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Train via Leamington Spa  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster

$127 - $205

Bus via Preston, Lancashire  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Preston, Lancashire National Express / ...

$28 - $61

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Chelsea to Lancaster 243 miles

$50 - $80

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$117 - $322

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Lancaster

$110 - $257

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$89 - $211

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$111 - $375

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 2 min

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

$139 - $422

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Lancaster

$135 - $385

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Lancaster. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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The distance between Chelsea and Lancaster is 209 miles. The road distance is 243 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Lancaster without a car is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Chelsea to Lancaster, including transfers.

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Chelsea to Lancaster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Lancaster is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 15 min.

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

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Chelsea to Lancaster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Preston, Lancashire station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelsea to Lancaster is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to drive from Chelsea to Lancaster.

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

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Map of how to get from Chelsea to Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 209.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Chelsea, England and Lancaster, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Chelsea to Lancaster hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $210 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Chelsea to Lancaster twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $210
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
Train from Haymarket to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Haymarket to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
South Western Railway
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 28)
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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The best way to get from Chelsea to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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