There are 4 ways to get from Kendal to Glenridding by train, bus, taxi 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 508 bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Penrith North Lakes
  2. Take the line 508 bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Glenridding, Bus Shelter (Near Croft House) 508

$22 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, line 208 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 555
  2. Take the line 208 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Glenridding, Bus Shelter (Near Croft House) 208

$14 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kendal to Glenridding 22.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Kendal to Glenridding 22.6 miles

$4 - $7

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

You can take a bus from Kendal to Glenridding via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 3 h 22 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Glenridding, Bus Shelter (Near Croft House)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Glenridding, Bus Shelter (Near Croft House)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kendal to Glenridding
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kendal to Glenridding?

The distance between Kendal and Glenridding is 27 km. The road distance is 36 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kendal to Glenridding?

The cheapest way to get from Kendal to Glenridding is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kendal to Glenridding?

The quickest way to get from Kendal to Glenridding is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct bus between Kendal and Glenridding?

No, there is no direct bus from Kendal to Glenridding. However, there are services departing from Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn and arriving at Glenridding, Bus Shelter (Near Croft House) via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from Kendal to Glenridding?

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Kendal to Glenridding, including transfers.