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

$18

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Kirkby Stephen, Sports & 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  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  3. Take the bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate) X75 / ...

$49 - $117

Taxi  •  43 min

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

$130 - $170

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Barnard Castle 39.4 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 43 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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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Penrith to Barnard Castle, including transfers.

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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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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
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Classic Coaches
Website
traveline.info
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
Schedules at
traveline.info
Bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Kirkby Stephen, Sports & Social Club (was HSBC Bank)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traveline.info
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
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
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B (Outside 17 Galgate)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith to Barnard Castle
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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