There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool to Cumbria by train, 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  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Penrith North Lakes

$92 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) to Preston City Centre, Railway Station X2
  2. Take the train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes

$40 - $84

2 alternative options

Train, line 508 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
  3. Take the line 508 bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage) 508

$46 - $93

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Cumbria 112.4 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Cumbria is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Cumbria is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Cumbria is 82 miles. The road distance is 112.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Liverpool to Cumbria, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Cumbria, England?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Cumbria via Wigan North Western and Penrith North Lakes in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
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 Watermillock, Longthwaite road end (Near Townend Cottage)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Liverpool, Great Crosshall Street (Liverpool John Moores Univrsity) to Preston City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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