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There are 5 ways to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Alfreton to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$66 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere National Express

$19 - $28

3 alternative options

Train via Nottingham  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$77 - $113

Bus, train  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield, Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Mortimer Street 53
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Romiley
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$48 - $68

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere 139.7 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere is to bus which costs £14 - £22 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Windermere via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Windermere via Nottingham, Manchester Piccadilly and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 14m.

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The distance between Mansfield and Bowness-on-Windermere is 111 miles. The road distance is 139.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere without a car is to train which takes 5h 59m and costs £50 - £75.

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It takes approximately 5h 59m to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere, including transfers.

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Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mansfield station.

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Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere is to train which takes 5h 59m and costs £50 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £22 and takes 6h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere.
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  • Distance: 111 miles
  • Duration: 5h 59m

What companies run services between Mansfield, England and Bowness-on-Windermere, England?

You can take a train from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere via Alfreton, Railway Station, Alfreton, Manchester Piccadilly, and Oxenholme Lake District in around 5h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 6h 47m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Alfreton to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime 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
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 Mansfield to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
National Express
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Mansfield, Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Mortimer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Stagecoach East Midlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Mansfield, Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Mortimer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands

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Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Windermere station.

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Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Oxenholme Lake District station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere.

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