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There are 11 ways to get from London Victoria to Lake District by train, bus, car, plane, taxi or subway

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District

$247 - $369

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Grasmere National Express

$100 - $126

9 alternative options

Train via Leamington Spa  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$241 - $349

Drive  •  5h 17m

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Lake District 300.3 miles

$60 - $95

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$228 - $475

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$203 - $444

Fly London City to Newcastle, train, taxi  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District

$196 - $496

Subway to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train, taxi  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the subway from Victoria station to Paddington station
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  4. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District

$214 - $492

Subway to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh, train, taxi  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the subway from Victoria station to Tottenham Hale station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
  4. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District

$184 - $365

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$200 - $365

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District

$235 - $425

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The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Lake District is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Lake District is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5h 17m.

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The distance between London Victoria and Lake District is 244 miles. The road distance is 300.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from London Victoria to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Lake District is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs £180 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £100 and takes 9h 23m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Victoria to Lake District is 300 miles. It takes approximately 5h 17m to drive from London Victoria to Lake District.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1993+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 244 miles
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Lake District, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Victoria to Lake District hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $230 and the journey takes 3h 37m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Lake District once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 8h 42m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Victoria station to Paddington station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Victoria station to Tottenham Hale station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District
Ave. Duration
36m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Taxis in Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 812 612
Website
taxisincarlisle.co.uk

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