There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Hunts Cross to Warrington Central
  2. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Oxenholme Lake District
  3. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
  4. Take a taxi from Windermere to Lake District

$160 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach UK  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Bootle Strand Shopping Centre to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand X2
  2. Take the bus from Bamber Bridge, Brownedge St Marys to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) X8

$27 - $39

3 alternative options

Line 500 bus, train, bus, line 78 bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) 500
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Penrith North Lakes
  4. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888 / ...
  5. Take the line 78 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) 77A / ...

$80 - $125

Bus National Express  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Keswick National Express

$29 - $34

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District 123.4 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Lake District is 82 miles. The road distance is 123.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Airport and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Lake District, England?

You can take a bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Lake District via Manchester Sackville Street, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Keswick, and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 7 h 17 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hunts Cross to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Hunts Cross to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Single
$7 - $11
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $13
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Keswick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bootle Strand Shopping Centre to Preston City Centre, Arrival Stand
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bamber Bridge, Brownedge St Marys to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Lake District
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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