There are 8 ways to get from London to Lancaster University by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Lancaster

$137 - $209

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Bus  •  7 h 29 min

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

$22 - $28

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Night train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Preston

$47 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from London to Lancaster University 239.9 miles

$50 - $75

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 50 min

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

$120 - $325

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$111 - $373

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 5 min

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

$113 - $260

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

$93 - $216

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Lancaster University. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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The distance between London and Lancaster University is 207 miles. The road distance is 239.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Lancaster University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from London to Lancaster University, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from London to Lancaster University is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 29 min.

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

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London to Lancaster University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lancaster University station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Lancaster University is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from London to Lancaster University.

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

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Map of how to get from London to Lancaster University.
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  • Distance: 206.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between London, England and Lancaster University, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London to Lancaster University hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $210 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Lancaster University once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $28 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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 Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Preston
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
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 Lancaster University
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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