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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Grasmere by train, bus or car

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Train, line 555 bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Grasmere, Village Hall 555

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Penrith National Express

$12 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Grasmere 140.5 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Grasmere is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Grasmere is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Grasmere. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Grasmere, Village Hall via Penrith, Rail Station and Keswick, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Grasmere is 109 miles. The road distance is 140.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Grasmere without a car is to train and line 555 bus which takes 3 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Glasgow to Grasmere, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Grasmere bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Grasmere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penrith station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Grasmere is 141 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Glasgow to Grasmere.

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There are 1767+ hotels available in Grasmere. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Grasmere.
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  • Distance: 109.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Grasmere, England?

National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Grasmere twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$25 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Grasmere, Village Hall
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Glasgow to Penrith
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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