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There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
  3. Take a taxi from Windermere to Lake District

$129 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere National Express

$93 - $120

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Oxenholme Lake District

$146 - $201

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Lake District 116.2 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Lake District is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Lake District is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Lake District is 76 miles. The road distance is 116.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Lake District without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 27 min and costs £95 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Liverpool to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Lake District is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs £110 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £95 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Lake District is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Liverpool to Lake District.

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There are 1676+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 76.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from Liverpool to Lake District via Wigan North Western, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool to Lake District via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Grasmere in around 6 h 5 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
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
Train from Preston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
Train from Wigan North Western to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
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
Bus operators
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 University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Lake District
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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