Directions from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Windermere

$34 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Windermere National Express

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Train TransPennine Express  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$38 - $52

Train, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Bowness-on-Windermere, Royalty Cinema 555

$29 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere 90.1 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Bowness-on-Windermere 90.1 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Bowness-on-Windermere is 119 km. The road distance is 144 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 4 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere is to drive which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £14 - £21.

No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Windermere via Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Bowness-on-Windermere, St Martins Church via Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere, including transfers.

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Bowness-on-Windermere, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere once a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Bowness-on-Windermere twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Windermere
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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 Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Bowness-on-Windermere, Royalty Cinema
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Bowness-on-Windermere
Estimated price
$190 - $280

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