There are 11 ways to get from London to Keswick by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

$171 - $258

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 5 min

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

$26 - $35

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Bus via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance)  •  7 h 42 min

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

$32 - $38

Train, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  3. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$70 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London to Keswick 292.8 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Southend, fly to Carlisle  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Carlisle (CAX) SEN - CAX

$109 - $508

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes

$145 - $360

Fly London City to Glasgow, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes

$136 - $422

Fly London Heathrow to Newcastle, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$130 - $383

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h 2 min

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

$121 - $339

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Langwathby

$126 - $281

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Keswick is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Keswick is to train which costs £130 - £200 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Keswick. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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The distance between London and Keswick is 249 miles. The road distance is 292.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Keswick without a car is to train which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £130 - £200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from London to Keswick, including transfers.

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London to Keswick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Keswick is to train which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £130 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £30 and takes 7 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Carlisle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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London to Keswick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penrith station.

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Map of how to get from London to Keswick.
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  • Distance: 249 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between London, England and Keswick, Cumbria, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London to Keswick every 4 hours. Tickets cost $160 - $250 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Keswick once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southend to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $250
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Langwathby
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
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 Penrith
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Keswick
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars)
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Keswick is 293 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to drive from London to Keswick.

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Loganair offers flights from Southend Airport to Carlisle Airport.

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There are 1395+ hotels available in Keswick. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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