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There are 6 ways to get from Kendal to London by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to London Euston

£92 - £324

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Train, bus  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Take the bus from Warrington to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station National Express

£36 - £106

4 alternative options

Train via Nottingham  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International

£99 - £159

Drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Drive from Kendal to London Paddington 261.4 miles

£40 - £65

Drive to Durham, fly to London City  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Kendal to Durham
  2. Fly from Durham (MME) to London City (LCY) MME - LCY

£87 - £341

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

£72 - £324

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The cheapest way to get from Kendal to London is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Kendal to London is to drive and fly which costs £85 - £350 and takes 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kendal to London. However, there are services departing from Kendal and arriving at London Euston via Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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The distance between Kendal and London is 225 miles. The road distance is 261.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Kendal to London without a car is to train which takes 3h 29m and costs £90 - £330.

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It takes approximately 3h 29m to get from Kendal to London, including transfers.

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Kendal to London train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Oxenholme Lake District station.

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The quickest flight from Durham Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Kendal to London train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at London Euston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kendal to London is 261 miles. It takes approximately 4h 19m to drive from Kendal to London.

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  • Distance: 224.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 29m

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Oxenholme Lake District to London Euston hourly. Tickets cost £90 - £320 and the journey takes 2h 46m.

Airlines
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Durham to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £390
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£90 - £320
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£240 - £320
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £90
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£65 - £90
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £35
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£27 - £45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£27 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Off-Peak Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £60
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £65
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Single
£60 - £95
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Warrington to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express

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