There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District

$49 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus, line 555 bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Eldon Square Bus Station X78 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fenham, Newcastle General Hospital (Outside Police Station) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888
  3. Take the line 555 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel 555

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank) B66
  2. Take the bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank) to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) 502 / ...

$37 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere 93 miles

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a town car from Newcastle Airport to Windermere 93 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Newcastle Airport (NCL) and Windermere is 66 miles. The road distance is 93 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) and arriving at Windermere, Firgarth Hotel via Eldon Square Bus Station, Fenham, Newcastle General Hospital (Outside Police Station) and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) station to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Airport, Newcastle Airport (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Newcastle International Airport) and arriving at Windermere via Newcastle, Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Newcastle Airport (NCL), England and Windermere, England?

You can take a train from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), Newcastle, Carlisle, and Oxenholme Lake District in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle Airport (NCL) to Windermere via Eldon Square Bus Station, Fenham, Newcastle General Hospital (Outside Police Station), and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 6 h 14 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Phone
01835 863755
Website
petestaxis.co.uk
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Terminal to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Peter Hogg of Jedburgh
Phoenix Coaches
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Airport, Newcastle Airport Ponteland Road (Outside Airport) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
traveline.info
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Fenham, Newcastle General Hospital (Outside Police Station) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank)
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank) to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Classic Coaches
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank) to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
traveline.info
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Phone
015396 20125
Website
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank) to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newcastle Airport to Windermere
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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