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There are 5 ways to get from Northallerton to Kendal by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Northallerton, Town Hall to Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery 856
  2. Take the bus from Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery to Sedbergh, Library S3
  3. Take the bus from Sedbergh, Library to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn W1 / ...

£2 - £4

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Train  •  4h 25m

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

£38 - £87

Train, line 555 bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Northallerton to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  3. Take the line 555 bus from Carnforth, station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn 755 / ...

£25 - £52

Bus, line 569 bus  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Northallerton, Town Hall to Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery 856
  2. Take the line 569 bus from Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery to Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot 569
  3. Take the bus from Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot to Kendal, Town Hall 570

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Northallerton to Kendal 62.3 miles

£10 - £15

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The cheapest way to get from Northallerton to Kendal is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 4h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Northallerton to Kendal is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northallerton to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Northallerton, Town Hall and arriving at Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn via Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery and Sedbergh, Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Northallerton to Kendal. However, there are services departing from Northallerton and arriving at Kendal via Newcastle, Carlisle and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Northallerton and Kendal is 53 miles. The road distance is 62.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Northallerton to Kendal without a car is to bus which takes 4h 13m and costs £2 - £4.

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Northallerton to Kendal, including transfers.

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Northallerton to Kendal bus services, operated by Dales and District, depart from Northallerton, Town Hall station.

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Northallerton to Kendal train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Northallerton station.

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The best way to get from Northallerton to Kendal is to bus which takes 4h 13m and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £90 and takes 4h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Northallerton to Kendal.
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  • Distance: 53.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

What companies run services between Northallerton, England and Kendal, England?

You can take a bus from Northallerton to Kendal via Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery and Sedbergh, Library in around 4h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Northallerton to Kendal via Newcastle, Carlisle, and Oxenholme Lake District in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Northallerton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Train from Northallerton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £24
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Northallerton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£6 - £9
1st Class
£17 - £25
Train from Northallerton to Leeds
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£6 - £9
1st Class
£18 - £26
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
£25 - £40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Bus operators
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Northallerton, Town Hall to Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Dales and District
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Phone
015396 20125
Website
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Bus from Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery to Sedbergh, Library
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Woof's of Sedbergh
Phone
015396 20414
Email
woofs.sedbergh@outlook.com
Website
woofsofsedbergh.co.uk
Bus from Sedbergh, Library to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Woof's of Sedbergh
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sedbergh, Library to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, station to Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Phone
+44 15396 23254
Email
ali@cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Website
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Gayle, Wensleydale Creamery to Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Bus from Ravenstonedale, Classic Coaches bus depot to Kendal, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Cumbria Classic Coaches

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Northallerton to Kendal bus services, operated by Woof's of Sedbergh, arrive at Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn station.

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Northallerton to Kendal train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Oxenholme Lake District station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northallerton to Kendal is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Northallerton to Kendal.

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