There are 4 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle by bus, train 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 502 bus, bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Lake District Rail Station to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) 502
  2. Take the bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) B66 / ...

$26 - $44

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Kirkby Stephen
  3. Take the bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) B66 / ...

$55 - $104

Line 555 bus, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) 555
  2. Take the bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm) 570
  3. Take the bus from Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) 572

$30 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle 63.4 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Barnard Castle, England?

You can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle via Oxenholme Lake District, Lake District Rail Station, and Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) in around 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lake District Rail Station to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Phone
+44 15396 23254
Email
ali@cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Website
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Classic Coaches
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
traveline.info
Bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
traveline.info
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
traveline.info
Bus from Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
traveline.info
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle?

The distance between City of Lancaster and Barnard Castle is 79 km. The road distance is 101 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle?

The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle?

The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle is to drive which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £9 - £14.

Is there a direct bus between City of Lancaster and Barnard Castle?

No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby and arriving at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) via Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) and Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle?

It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from City of Lancaster to Barnard Castle, including transfers.