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There are 5 ways to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  3. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District

$135 - $233

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Hexham
  2. Take the bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station 685

$66 - $106

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Carlisle

$75 - $117

Bus  •  7 h 20 min

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

$98 - $126

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Lake District 98.1 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Middlesbrough and Lake District is 78 miles. The road distance is 98.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 28 min and costs £100 - £180.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs £55 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £100 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Middlesbrough to Lake District is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Middlesbrough to Lake District.

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There are 1675+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Middlesbrough to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 78.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Middlesbrough, England and Lake District, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Middlesbrough to Lake District 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Middlesbrough to Lake District via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Grasmere in around 7 h 20 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Northern Rail
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 Middlesbrough to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Hexham
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hexham, Bus Station to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
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 Middlesbrough to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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