There are 12 ways to get from Penrith to Mildenhall by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

£139 - £414

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Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Penrith to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Cambridge, Parkside X5

£25 - £31

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Train via Leeds  •  9h

  1. Take the train from Langwathby to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Bury St Edmunds

£59 - £136

Train via Manchester  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Ely

£94 - £228

Drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Drive from Penrith to Mildenhall 260.2 miles

£40 - £65

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted, bus  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Mildenhall

£57 - £250

Train to Manchester, fly to Norwich, bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Norwich (NWI) MAN - NWI
  3. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Mildenhall

£96 - £208

Train to Manchester, fly to Cambridge  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cambridge (CBG) MAN - CBG

£91 - £318

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Mildenhall

£99 - £287

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Norwich, bus  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Norwich (NWI) EDI - NWI
  3. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Mildenhall

£114 - £408

Fly Carlisle to Southend, train, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Southend (SEN) CAX - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Mildenhall

£73 - £285

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, bus  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Mildenhall

£85 - £330

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The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Mildenhall is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Mildenhall is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penrith to Mildenhall. However, there are services departing from Penrith and arriving at Mildenhall via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Cambridge Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 14m.

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The distance between Penrith and Mildenhall is 210 miles. The road distance is 260.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Mildenhall without a car is to train which takes 7h 4m and costs £130 - £420.

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It takes approximately 7h 4m to get from Penrith to Mildenhall, including transfers.

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Penrith to Mildenhall bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Penrith station.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Mildenhall is to train which takes 7h 4m and costs £130 - £420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £35 and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Penrith to Mildenhall bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cambridge, Parkside station.

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Map of how to get from Penrith to Mildenhall.
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  • Distance: 210.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 4m

What companies run services between Penrith, England and Mildenhall, Suffolk, England?

You can take a train from Penrith to Mildenhall via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Cambridge, Kennett, and Kennett, station in around 7h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penrith to Mildenhall via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Cambridge Parkside in around 9h 14m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £260
Flights from Manchester to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £260
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £140
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Norwich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£29 - £260
Flights from Edinburgh to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £280
Flights from Carlisle to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£21 - £140
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £360
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£25 - £30
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£25 - £30
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £35
Train from Leeds to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£17 - £24
Anytime Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £65
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Langwathby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£24 - £35
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Off-Peak Day Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£15 - £21
Off-Peak Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Ely
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£29 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £90
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Single
£80 - £120
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £13
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National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
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National Express
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £13
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Mildenhall is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4h 18m to drive from Penrith to Mildenhall.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 205+ hotels available in Mildenhall. Prices start at £55 per night.

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