There are 5 ways to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, line 572 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket (opp Morrisons supermarket) to Brough, Clock (Market Square) 574
  2. Take the line 572 bus from Brough, Clock (Ivy Cottages) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) 572

$19

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank) 574
  2. Take the bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) B66 / ...

$21

Train, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Langwathby to Kirkby Stephen
  2. Take the bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) B66 / ...

$19 - $24

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Barnard Castle 39.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Barnard Castle 39.4 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Penrith to Barnard Castle. However, there are services departing from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket (opp Morrisons supermarket) and arriving at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) via Brough, Clock (Ivy Cottages). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Penrith and Barnard Castle is 35 miles. The road distance is 39.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle without a car is to bus and line 572 bus which takes 2 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle, including transfers.

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Penrith to Barnard Castle bus services, operated by Classic Coaches, depart from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket (opp Morrisons supermarket) station.

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Penrith to Barnard Castle bus services, operated by Cumbria Classic Coaches, arrive at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Barnard Castle is 39 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Penrith to Barnard Castle.

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There are 431+ hotels available in Barnard Castle. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle.
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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Penrith, England and Barnard Castle, England?

You can take a bus from Penrith to Barnard Castle via Brough, Clock (Market Square) and Brough, Clock (Ivy Cottages) in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Classic Coaches
Bus from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket (opp Morrisons supermarket) to Brough, Clock (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12
Bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Kirkby Stephen, Sports and Social Club (was HSBC Bank)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Phone
+44 15396 23254
Email
ali@cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Website
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Brough, Clock (Ivy Cottages) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A (Outside boundary of Ph & 9 galgate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Easgill Head, Rail Station (railway bridge opposite station) to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith to Barnard Castle
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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