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There are 5 ways to get from Penrith to Coniston Water by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier 508

£37 - £47

4 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
  3. Take a taxi from Windermere to Coniston Water

£45 - £93

Bus via Penrith, Booth's Supermarket  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket to Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier 508

£37 - £47

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Coniston Water 32.4 miles

£65 - £85

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Coniston Water 32.4 miles

£5 - £8

Penrith → Coniston Water
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The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Coniston Water is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Coniston Water is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Penrith and Coniston Water is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Coniston Water without a car is to bus which takes 1h 56m and costs £35 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Penrith to Coniston Water, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Coniston Water is 32 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Penrith to Coniston Water.

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There are 1309+ hotels available in Coniston Water. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 26.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Penrith, England and Coniston Water, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier twice daily. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 1h 27m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Bus Station to Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket to Bowness on Windermere, Bowness Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Coniston Water
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
South Cumbria Taxis
Phone
+44 7835 505 697
Website
bowness-taxis.co.uk
G Taxi
Phone
+44 1539 447 170
Ace Taxi Windermere
Phone
+44 1539 445 445
Website
acetaxiwindermere.co.uk

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