There are 6 ways to get from Harrogate to Keswick 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, line 888 bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Harrogate to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Langwathby
  3. Take the line 888 bus from Langwathby, Rail Station (Track to Langwathby Rail Station) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888

$44 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons) Zap
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Keswick National Express

$35 - $40

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Penrith North Lakes

$76 - $119

Train, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  2. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$36 - $64

Line 747 bus, train, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Harrogate, Library Gardens (Station Parade) to Bradford City Centre, Market St (Bright House) 747
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Carnforth
  3. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$44 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Harrogate to Keswick 104 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Harrogate, England and Keswick, Cumbria, England?

You can take a train from Harrogate to Keswick via Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly, Penrith North Lakes, and Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harrogate to Keswick via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons), and Manchester in around 7 h 13 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Harrogate to Leeds
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Langwathby
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin Trains East Coast
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Langwathby, Rail Station (Track to Langwathby Rail Station) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Keswick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars)
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Library Gardens (Station Parade) to Bradford City Centre, Market St (Bright House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harrogate to Keswick?

The distance between Harrogate and Keswick is 124 km. The road distance is 166 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Harrogate to Keswick?

The cheapest way to get from Harrogate to Keswick is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Harrogate to Keswick?

The quickest way to get from Harrogate to Keswick is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £16 - £24.

Is there a direct bus between Harrogate and Keswick?

No, there is no direct bus from Harrogate to Keswick. However, there are services departing from Harrogate, Library Gardens (Station Parade) and arriving at Keswick via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

How long does it take to get from Harrogate to Keswick?

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Harrogate to Keswick, including transfers.