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There are 3 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2h 3m

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

£88 - £123

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Bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Keswick, Bus Station 555 / ...

£10 - £18

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Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Lake District 59.4 miles

£9 - £15

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The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Lake District is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Lake District is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster station to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park via Keswick, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between City of Lancaster and Lake District is 35 miles. The road distance is 59.4 miles.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Lake District without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 3m and costs £85 - £130.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from City of Lancaster to Lake District, including transfers.

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City of Lancaster to Lake District bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station.

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City of Lancaster to Lake District bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Keswick, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between City of Lancaster to Lake District is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from City of Lancaster to Lake District.

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There are 2109+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at £66 per night.

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  • Distance: 34.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Lake District, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from City of Lancaster to Lake District every 3 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £10 and the journey takes 2h 59m. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Keswick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Lancaster to Keswick
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £16
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Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Lake District
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
£80 - £100
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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