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There are 7 ways to get from Crawley to Lake District by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Oxenholme Lake District  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Crawley to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District

$264 - $397

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Bus  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London North to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Keswick National Express

$39 - $52

5 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Crawley to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

$176 - $272

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Crawley to Lake District 337.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Crawley to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$246 - $507

Fly London Gatwick to Edinburgh, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Edinburgh (EDI) LGW - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$89 - $252

Fly London Gatwick to Glasgow, train, bus, line 78 bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) LGW - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Keswick, Bus Station
  4. Take the line 78 bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Seatoller, National Trust car park

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The cheapest way to get from Crawley to Lake District is to bus which costs £29 - £40 and takes 13 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Crawley to Lake District is to drive which costs £55 - £80 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Crawley station to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Crawley, Bus Station and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park via Gatwick Airport London North, London Victoria Coach Station and Keswick, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 28 min.

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The distance between Crawley and Lake District is 267 miles. The road distance is 337.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Crawley to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs £200 - £310.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Crawley to Lake District, including transfers.

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Crawley to Lake District bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London North station.

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The best way to get from Crawley to Lake District is to train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs £200 - £310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £40 and takes 13 h 28 min.

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

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Crawley to Lake District bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Keswick station.

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Map of how to get from Crawley to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 266.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Crawley, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from Crawley to Lake District via London Victoria, Victoria station, Euston station, London Euston, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Crawley to Lake District via North Terminal Bus Station, Gatwick Airport London North, London Victoria Coach Station, Keswick, and Keswick, Bus Station in around 13 h 28 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $250
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
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 Gatwick Airport London North to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Keswick
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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 to Keswick, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station to Seatoller, National Trust car park
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Crawley to Lake District is 337 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to drive from Crawley to Lake District.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1673+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Crawley to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £5.

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