There are 3 ways to get from Keswick to Lancaster by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) 888 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Lancaster

$28 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Keswick, Greta Bank (War Memorial) to Lancaster City Centre, Sainsburys 555 / ...

$8 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Keswick to Lancaster 51.5 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Keswick, Greta Bank (War Memorial) and arriving at Lancaster City Centre, Sainsburys. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Keswick and Lancaster is 41 miles. The road distance is 51.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Keswick to Lancaster without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Keswick to Lancaster, including transfers.

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Keswick to Lancaster bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Keswick, Greta Bank (War Memorial) station.

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Keswick to Lancaster bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Lancaster City Centre, Sainsburys station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Keswick to Lancaster is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Keswick to Lancaster.

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Map of how to get from Keswick to Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 40.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Keswick, Cumbria, England and Lancaster, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Keswick to Lancaster every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 2 h 52 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Greta Bank (War Memorial) to Lancaster City Centre, Sainsburys
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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 Keswick to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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