There are 3 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2 h 41 min

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

$118 - $163

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888

$16 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District 91.1 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Lake District is 70 miles. The road distance is 91.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Lake District, England?

National Express operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Lake District 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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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