There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere by train, 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  •  3 h 21 min

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

$44 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus, line 555 bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel 555

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 21 min

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

$31 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  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 and line 555 bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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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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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne station to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station and arriving at Windermere, Firgarth Hotel via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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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 3 h 21 min.

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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 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Windermere via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 4 h 32 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 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St James (Opposite St James Metro Station) to Carlisle, Bus Station (Ca) (Carlisle Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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

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