There are 4 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Grasmere by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot) 555 / ...

$40 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach in Lancashire  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot) X8

$33 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Grasmere 94.4 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Grasmere is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Grasmere is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Grasmere. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Grasmere via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Grasmere is 77 miles. The road distance is 94.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Grasmere without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Greater Manchester to Grasmere, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Grasmere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Greater Manchester to Grasmere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Grasmere station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Grasmere is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Grasmere.

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There are 2113+ hotels available in Grasmere. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Grasmere.
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  • Distance: 77.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Grasmere, England?

Stagecoach in Lancashire operates a bus from Greater Manchester to Grasmere once a week. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
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 (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com

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