Travel from Edinburgh to Windermere-England

Bus or train from Edinburgh to Windermere?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Edinburgh to Windermere every 2 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Windermere via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) in around 6 h 34 min.

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How to get from Edinburgh to Windermere

ModeDurationPrice
From Edinburgh train to Oxenholme Lake District then train to Windermere.3 h 1 min£58
From Edinburgh bus to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) then bus to Windermere, Beech Street (shops).6 h 34 min£24
From Edinburgh drive to Windermere.2 h 42 min£26

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Windermere?

It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Edinburgh to Windermere, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Edinburgh and Windermere?

No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Windermere via Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Edinburgh and Windermere?

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Windermere, Beech Street (shops) via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

Operators from Edinburgh to Windermere

OperatorPhoneWebsite
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
Northern RailNorthern Rail
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire0871 200 22 33Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire