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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  2. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn 555 / ...

$31 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 22 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

$23 - $31

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 37 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

$55 - $90

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 £10 - £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 £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 23 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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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Harrogate to Kendal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harrogate station to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Harrogate, Library Gardens (Station Parade) and arriving at Kendal via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 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 37 min.

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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 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrogate to Kendal via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Harrogate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
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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