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

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Line 50 bus, train, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Swinton Gr to Manchester City Centre, Gt Bridgewater St 50
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District
  3. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
  4. Take the bus from Windermere to Grasmere

$41 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 42m

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

$15 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 42m

  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 £11 - £15 and takes 4h 42m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Grasmere. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Moss Ln East and arriving at Grasmere via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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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 line 50 bus and train and bus which takes 4h 35m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 4h 35m 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 1h 42m to drive from Greater Manchester to Grasmere.

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There are 2162+ hotels available in Grasmere. Prices start at $70 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: 4h 35m

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

National Express operates a bus from Greater Manchester to Grasmere once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 3h 27m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Swinton Gr to Manchester City Centre, Gt Bridgewater St
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
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 Windermere to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express

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