TransPennine Express operates a train from Glasgow to Cumbria hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Cumbria twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire also services this route once daily.
How to get from Glasgow to Cumbria
From Glasgow Central train to Penrith North Lakes then taxi to Cumbria. 1 h 47 min £76. From Glasgow bus to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) then line 508 bus to Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage). 3 h 37 min £16. From Glasgow drive to Cumbria. 2 h 5 min £23.
Is there a direct bus between Glasgow and Cumbria?
No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Cumbria. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage) via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.