There are 5 ways to get from Hartlepool to Kendal by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District

$52 - $96

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Bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Avenue Road (Opp Yates's) to Durham, Bus Station 24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank) B66
  3. Take the bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank) to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn 502

$35

3 alternative options

Train via Newcastle  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District

$51 - $97

Bus Wright Bros Coaches  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Kendal, Weavers Court 555

$44 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Hartlepool to Kendal 83.7 miles

$18 - $26

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartlepool to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Avenue Road (Opp Yates's) and arriving at Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn via Durham, Bus Station and Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hartlepool to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Hartlepool and arriving at Kendal via Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Hartlepool and Kendal is 67 miles. The road distance is 83.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartlepool to Kendal without a car is to train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Hartlepool to Kendal, including transfers.

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Hartlepool to Kendal bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Avenue Road (Opp Yates's) station.

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

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The best way to get from Hartlepool to Kendal is to train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 57 min.

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Hartlepool to Kendal bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn station.

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Hartlepool to Kendal train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Oxenholme Lake District station.

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Map of how to get from Hartlepool to Kendal.
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  • Distance: 66.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Hartlepool to Kendal via Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District in around 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hartlepool to Kendal via Durham, Bus Station and Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank) in around 5 h 57 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hartlepool to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hartlepool to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Avenue Road (Opp Yates's) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank) to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Kendal, Weavers Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Hartlepool to Kendal is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Hartlepool to Kendal.

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