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There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 22m

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

$45 - $86

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Bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club B66
  2. Take the bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club to Kendal, Rail Bridge 502 / ...

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station 685
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District

$34 - $70

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere 92.5 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Windermere via Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Windermere is 66 miles. The road distance is 92.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere without a car is to train which takes 3h 22m and costs £30 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere is to train which takes 3h 22m and costs £30 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 5h 43m.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Oxenholme Lake District station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere.
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  • Distance: 66.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

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

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere via Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District in around 3h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere via Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club, Kendal, Rail Bridge, and Kendal in around 5h 43m.

Train operators
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
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James to Carlisle, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach North West
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
6 times a week
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 and Social Club to Kendal, Rail Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Phone
015396 20125
Website
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club to Kendal, Rail Bridge
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
westerndalesbus.co.uk

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