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There are 12 ways to get from Norwich to Lake District by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District

$296 - $440

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Train, bus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere National Express

$188 - $251

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$235 - $317

Bus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Cambridge Parkside 727
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  3. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Grasmere

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Lake District 286.5 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Norwich to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Edinburgh (EDI) NWI - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$229 - $529

Fly Norwich to Manchester, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$211 - $379

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$278 - $550

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI
  4. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$215 - $427

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Colchester
  2. Take the train from Colchester to Shenfield
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$249 - $568

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes

$221 - $430

Train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Cambridge
  2. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$209 - $458

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Lake District is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Lake District is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Norwich and Lake District is 226 miles. The road distance is 286.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 7 h 18 min and costs £220 - £340.

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Norwich to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Lake District is to train which takes 7 h 18 min and costs £220 - £340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Norwich Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norwich to Lake District is 287 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to drive from Norwich to Lake District.

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KLM and Loganair offer flights from Norwich Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 1676+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 225.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 18 min

What companies run services between Norwich, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from Norwich to Lake District via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Euston Square station, London Euston, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 7 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Lake District via Cambridge Parkside, Cambridge, Parkside, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, and Grasmere in around 13 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Colchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
Train from Norwich to Ely
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Glasgow Central to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford

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The best way to get from Norwich to Norwich Airport is to line 501 bus which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3.

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