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

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Oxenholme Lake District

$128 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 21 min

  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

$22 - $31

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Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  6 h 29 min

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

$74 - $113

Bus, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Chesterfield, Coach Station to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange X17
  2. Take the train from Barnsley to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  4. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema 555

$55 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

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

$30 - $45

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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 Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 21 min.

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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 6 h 29 min.

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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 6 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min 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 6 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 21 min.

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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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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere.
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  • Distance: 111 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere via Nottingham, Tamworth High Level, Tamworth, Oxenholme Lake District, Windermere, and Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) in around 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mansfield to Bowness-on-Windermere via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Windermere, and Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) in around 7 h 21 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $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
1 h 5 min
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnsley to Leeds
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chesterfield, Coach Station to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Bowness on Windermere, Royalty Cinema
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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

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