There are 5 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere by train, bus, car or taxi

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

Train, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Penrith North Lakes
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel 77A

$34 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus via Grasmere, The Swan Hotel  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Grasmere, The Swan Hotel 555
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel 77A

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster University to Keswick National Express
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel 77A

$17 - $22

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Buttermere 64.4 miles

$13 - $20

Train, taxi  •  2 h 5 min

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

$132 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere is to bus which costs £11 - £14 and takes 4 h 34 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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The distance between City of Lancaster and Buttermere is 39 miles. The road distance is 64.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from City of Lancaster to Buttermere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster station to Buttermere. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Buttermere, The Fish Hotel via Grasmere, The Swan Hotel and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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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 Grasmere, The Swan Hotel and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 4 h 34 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $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
Hourly
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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lancaster University to Keswick
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Grasmere, The Swan Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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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