There are 4 ways to get from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Kendal to Windermere

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema 555 / ...

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere 9.9 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere 9.9 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Kendal and Bowness-on-Windermere is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.9 miles.

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The train from Kendal to Windermere takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) station and arriving at Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kendal and arriving at Windermere. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

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What companies run services between Kendal, England and Bowness-on-Windermere, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 26 min. Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kendal to Bowness-on-Windermere
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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