Travel from Darlington to Kendal

Bus or train from Darlington to Kendal?

Arriva North East operates a bus from Darlington to Kendal hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 44 min. 4 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, TransPennine Express operates a train from Darlington to Kendal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 30 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Darlington to Kendal

From Darlington, Town Hall bus to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate), bus to Kirkby Stephen, HSBC Bank, then bus to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn. 4 h 24 min £19. From Darlington train to Newcastle, train to Carlisle, train to Oxenholme Lake District, then train to Kendal. 4 h 34 min £53. From Darlington, Town Hall bus to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate), bus to Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm), then bus to Kendal, Town Hall (opposite Home Bargains). 5 h 45 min £23. From Darlington drive to Kendal. 1 h 13 min £12.

Is there a direct train between Darlington and Kendal?

No, there is no direct train from Darlington to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Darlington and arriving at Kendal via Newcastle, Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

Is there a direct bus between Darlington and Kendal?

No, there is no direct bus from Darlington to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Darlington, Town Hall and arriving at Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn via Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) and Kirkby Stephen, HSBC Bank. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

Operators from Darlington to Kendal

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Arriva North East0344 800 4411Arriva North East
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd+44 191 410 4107Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire0871 200 22 33Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
Northern RailNorthern Rail
Cumbria Classic Coaches+44 15396 23254Cumbria Classic Coaches
Classic CoachesClassic Coaches
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      • One-Way approx: USD $28
      • Duration: 4 h 24 min
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      • Duration: 4 h 34 min
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      3 Bus via Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot (Bowber Head Farm)
      • One-Way approx: USD $33
      • Duration: 5 h 45 min
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