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

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel

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Bus via Penrith

  1. Take the bus from Kendal, Bus Station to Penrith, Rail Station
  2. Take the bus from Penrith to Glasgow
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel

Train, bus via Spean Bridge

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Spean Bridge
  3. Take the bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Sligachan, Hotel

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster University, Underpass to Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel

Drive

  1. Drive from Kendal to Sligachan

Train, fly, bus

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Inverness (INV)
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kendal to Sligachan is to bus via Penrith which costs £45 - £75 and takes 13h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Kendal to Sligachan is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kendal station to Sligachan. However, there are services departing from Kendal, Bus Station and arriving at Sligachan, Hotel via Penrith and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 21m.

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The distance between Kendal and Sligachan is 246 miles. The road distance is 346.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Kendal to Sligachan without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 41m and costs £80 - £270.

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It takes approximately 10h 41m to get from Kendal to Sligachan, including transfers.

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Kendal to Sligachan bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Kendal, Bus Station.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Kendal to Sligachan bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Sligachan, Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kendal to Sligachan is 346 miles. It takes approximately 6h 28m to drive from Kendal to Sligachan.

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Map of how to get from Kendal to Sligachan.
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  • Distance: 245.5 miles
  • Duration: 10h 41m

What companies run services between Kendal, England and Sligachan, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Kendal to Sligachan via Penrith, Buchanan Bus Station, and Sligachan, Hotel in around 13h 21m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £280
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£19 - £27
Off-Peak Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£13 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £45
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£23 - £70
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station to Penrith, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Penrith to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Lancaster University, Underpass to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £20
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
Stagecoach Highlands

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