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There are 11 ways to get from Cockermouth to London by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to London Euston

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Cockermouth, Main Street to Carlisle, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Cockermouth, Main Street to Carlisle, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to London Kings Cross

Train via Penrith

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to London Euston

Drive

  1. Drive from Cockermouth to London Paddington

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to London City

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY)

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to London City

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY)

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Train, train to Durham, fly to London Heathrow

  1. Take the train from Workington to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  4. Fly from Durham (MME) to London Heathrow (LHR)

Cockermouth to London by bus and train

119 Weekly Services
6h 4m Average Duration
£127 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Cockermouth to London is to bus which costs £21 - £28 and takes 8h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Cockermouth to London is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cockermouth to London station. However, there are services departing from Cockermouth, Main Street and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Carlisle and London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 48m.

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The distance between Cockermouth and London is 257 miles. The road distance is 302.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cockermouth to London without a car is to train which takes 6h 4m and costs £120 - £420.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Cockermouth to London, including transfers.

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Cockermouth to London bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Cockermouth, Main Street station.

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The best way to get from Cockermouth to London is to train which takes 6h 4m and costs £120 - £420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £28 and takes 8h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Cockermouth to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Map of how to get from Cockermouth to London.
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  • Distance: 257.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Cockermouth, Cumbria, England and London, England?

You can take a train from Cockermouth to London Euston via Workington, Bus Station, Workington, Rail Station, Workington, and Carlisle in around 6h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cockermouth to London Victoria via Carlisle and London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3 in around 8h 48m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £310
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £370
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £440
Flights from Durham to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £360
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Durham to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£130 - £750
Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Workington to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£13 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £22
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £40
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£110 - £380
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £150
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£290 - £380
Train from Penrith North Lakes to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £370
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£280 - £370
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£95 - £130
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £210
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£230 - £330
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £55
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Off-Peak Day Single
£27 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Carlisle to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Off-Peak Day Single
£24 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Off-Peak Day Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cockermouth, Main Street to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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 Carlisle to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Cockermouth to London is 302 miles. It takes approximately 5h 12m to drive from Cockermouth to London.

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