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

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Bus National Express, line 555 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888 / ...
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) 555 / ...

$9 - $14

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Train, line 555 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
  3. Take the line 555 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot) 555 / ...

$20 - $45

Bus Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, line 555 bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket (opp Morrisons supermarket) to Kendal, Blackhall Road (outside Majestic Wines opposite Bus Station) 106
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot) 555

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Grasmere 25.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Grasmere 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Grasmere is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Grasmere is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Penrith and Grasmere is 18 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Penrith to Grasmere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penrith station to Grasmere. However, there are services departing from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) and arriving at Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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

You can take a bus from Penrith to Grasmere via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 1 h 17 min.

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
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Booth's Supermarket (opp Morrisons supermarket) to Kendal, Blackhall Road (outside Majestic Wines opposite Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Field Foot)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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