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There are 5 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 747 bus, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point to Bradford City Centre, Interchange Stand 2 747 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District

$35 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere National Express

$18 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$50 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere 73.5 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Windermere 73.5 miles

$180 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point and arriving at Windermere via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

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The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Windermere is 62 miles. The road distance is 73.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere without a car is to line 747 bus and train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs £26 - £60.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere, including transfers.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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The best way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere is to train which takes 4 h 59 min and costs £35 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Windermere station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere.

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Map of how to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere.
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  • Distance: 61.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Windermere, England?

You can take a train from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere via Leeds City Centre, City Square, Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly, and Oxenholme Lake District in around 4 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Windermere via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 6 h 49 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bradford Interchange to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Windermere
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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