Duration 1h 21m
Distance 74.8 miles
Average price £24
Possible routes 5 found

Penrith to Billingham

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from Penrith to Billingham by train, bus and car. We recommend taking the train from Carlisle to Newcastle and then taking the train from Newcastle to Billingham, which takes around 3h 38m. Alternatively, taking the bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station and then taking the bus from Gateshead Interchange to Norton, Army Reserve Centre is the cheapest option and takes around 3h 59m.
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Train via Newcastle upon Tyne

  1. Carlisle
  2. Newcastle
  3. Billingham
3h 38m
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£27 - £79
Alternative routes

Bus

  1. Penrith, Bus Station
  2. Gateshead Interchange
  3. Billingham
3h 59m
Cheapest
£5 - £8

Train

  1. Carlisle
  2. Billingham
4h 30m
£31 - £67

Bus via Carlisle, Bus Station

  1. Carlisle, Bus Station
  2. Eldon Square Bus Station
  3. Billingham
5h 1m
£16 - £45

Drive

  1. Penrith
  2. Billingham
Fastest
1h 21m
£12 - £18

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Penrith to Billingham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Billingham is to bus which costs £4 - £9 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Billingham is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Penrith to Billingham. However, there are services departing from Penrith North Lakes and arriving at Billingham via Carlisle and Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 38m.

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The distance between Penrith and Billingham is 59 miles. The road distance is 74.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Billingham without a car is to train via Newcastle upon Tyne which takes 3h 38m and costs £27 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Penrith to Billingham, including transfers.

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Penrith to Billingham train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Carlisle station.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Billingham is to train via Newcastle upon Tyne which takes 3h 38m and costs £27 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £9 and takes 3h 59m.

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Penrith to Billingham train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Billingham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Billingham is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Penrith to Billingham.

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How to travel from Penrith to Billingham

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Penrith to Billingham right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Penrith and Billingham?

You can take a train from Penrith to Billingham via Carlisle and Newcastle in around 3h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penrith to Billingham via Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station, Gateshead, and Gateshead Interchange in around 3h 59m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22

Billingham, United Kingdom

Billingham is a town in Teesside, England, with a population of 35,765 (2006),decreasing slightly to 35,165 at the 2011 Census. It was founded circa 650 by a group of Saxons known as Billa's people, which is where the name Billingham is thought to have originated. In modern history, the chemical industry, and in particular the company ICI, has played an important role in the growth of Billingham. - Wikipedia

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