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There are 4 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere by train, bus, car or taxi

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Train, bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Penrith North Lakes
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick, Bus Station X5 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel 77A / ...

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
  2. Take a taxi from Windermere to Buttermere

$131 - $180

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby to Keswick, Bus Station 555
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel 77A / ...

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Buttermere 64.4 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Buttermere. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby and arriving at Buttermere, The Fish Hotel via Keswick, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between City of Lancaster and Buttermere is 39 miles. The road distance is 64.4 miles.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere, including transfers.

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City of Lancaster to Buttermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby station.

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City of Lancaster to Buttermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Buttermere, The Fish Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between City of Lancaster to Buttermere is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from City of Lancaster to Buttermere.

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There are 1228+ hotels available in Buttermere. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere.
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  • Distance: 39.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Buttermere, Cumbria, England?

You can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Buttermere via Keswick, Bus Station in around 4 h 49 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
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, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Sainsbury's Layby to Keswick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Buttermere
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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