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There are 4 ways to get from Harrogate to Kendal by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Harrogate to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$54 - $83

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Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Kendal National Express

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Train, line 555 bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Lancaster
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn 555

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Harrogate to Kendal 66.8 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Harrogate to Kendal is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harrogate to Kendal is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harrogate to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Harrogate, Prince of Wales and arriving at Kendal via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harrogate to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Harrogate and arriving at Kendal via Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Harrogate and Kendal is 55 miles. The road distance is 66.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Harrogate to Kendal without a car is to train which takes 4 h 44 min and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Harrogate to Kendal, including transfers.

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Harrogate to Kendal bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Harrogate to Kendal train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Harrogate station.

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The best way to get from Harrogate to Kendal is to train which takes 4 h 44 min and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Harrogate to Kendal.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Harrogate, England and Kendal, England?

You can take a train from Harrogate to Kendal via Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly, and Oxenholme Lake District in around 4 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrogate to Kendal via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 6 h 40 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Harrogate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 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 Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Kendal
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Harrogate to Kendal bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Kendal station.

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Harrogate to Kendal train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Oxenholme Lake District station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harrogate to Kendal is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Harrogate to Kendal.

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