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There are 3 ways to get from Penrith to Cockermouth by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close X4 / ...

$7 - $10

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Taxi  •  36m

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Cockermouth 31.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  36m

  1. Drive from Penrith to Cockermouth 31.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Cockermouth is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Cockermouth is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 36m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penrith, Rail Station station and arriving at Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Penrith and Cockermouth is 24 miles. The road distance is 31.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Cockermouth without a car is to bus which takes 1h 16m and costs £5 - £8.

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The bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close takes 1h 16m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Penrith to Cockermouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Penrith, Rail Station.

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Penrith to Cockermouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Cockermouth is 32 miles. It takes approximately 36m to drive from Penrith to Cockermouth.

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There are 857+ hotels available in Cockermouth. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

What companies run services between Penrith, England and Cockermouth, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Penrith to Cockermouth twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 1h 16m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station to Cockermouth, Deer Orchard Close
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith to Cockermouth
Ave. Duration
36m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Taxis in Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 812 612
Website
taxisincarlisle.co.uk

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