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There are 9 ways to get from Chelsea to Lancaster by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Lancaster

$133 - $213

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Bus  •  7h 35m

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

$22 - $28

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Train via Leamington Spa  •  6h 29m

  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

$125 - $203

Drive  •  4h 6m

  1. Drive from Chelsea to Lancaster 243 miles

$50 - $80

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  3h 49m

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

$117 - $322

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  4h 36m

  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

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5h 41m

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

$105 - $252

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  5h 50m

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

$133 - $384

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  6h 14m

  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

$143 - $422

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chelsea to Lancaster is to bus which costs £17 - £22 and takes 7h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelsea to Lancaster is to train which costs £100 - £170 and takes 3h 4m.

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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 7h 35m.

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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 3h 4m and costs £100 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3h 4m 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 3h 4m and costs £100 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £22 and takes 7h 35m.

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

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Map of how to get from Chelsea to Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 209.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 4m

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 2h 24m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Chelsea to Lancaster once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $28 and the journey takes 7h 35m.

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 Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
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
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $210
Train from Haymarket to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $160
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Haymarket to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Train from Carlisle to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
51m
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Lancaster
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelsea to Lancaster is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4h 6m 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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There are 547+ hotels available in Lancaster. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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