There are 4 ways to get from Leeds to Kendal by train, bus or car

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Leeds to Kendal 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to Kendal via Manchester and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station in around 5 h 7 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Avg. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $26
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station) to Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Lancaster
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leeds to Kendal?

The distance between Leeds and Kendal is 98 km. The road distance is 115 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Kendal is to drive which costs £14 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Kendal is to drive which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £14.

Is there a direct train between Leeds and Kendal?

No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Kendal via Manchester Oxford Road and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and Kendal?

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station) and arriving at Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn via Manchester and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Leeds to Kendal, including transfers.