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There are 4 ways to get from Penrith to Newcastleton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square 127A

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Newcastleton 43.6 miles

£90 - £110

2 alternative options

Line 104 bus, bus  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the line 104 bus from Penrith, Graham Street to Carlisle, The Courts 104
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square 127A

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to Newcastleton 43.6 miles

£6 - £10

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The cost-effective way to get from Penrith to Newcastleton is to drive, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Newcastleton is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penrith to Newcastleton. However, there are services departing from Penrith, Graham Street and arriving at Newcastleton, Douglas Square via Carlisle, The Prince and Bear. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Penrith and Newcastleton is 36 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Penrith to Newcastleton without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Penrith to Newcastleton, including transfers.

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Penrith to Newcastleton bus services, operated by Stagecoach North West, depart from Penrith, Graham Street station.

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Penrith to Newcastleton bus services, operated by Telfords Coaches, arrive at Newcastleton, Douglas Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to Newcastleton is 44 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Penrith to Newcastleton.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Newcastleton. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Penrith, England and Newcastleton, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Penrith to Newcastleton via Carlisle, The Courts and Carlisle, The Prince and Bear in around 2h 29m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £17
Bus operators
Telfords Coaches
Phone
+44(0) 13873 75677
Email
alistair@telfordscoaches.com
Website
telfordscoaches.com
Bus from Carlisle, The Prince and Bear to Newcastleton, Douglas Square
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Telfords Coaches
Stagecoach North West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Graham Street to Carlisle, The Courts
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach North West
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith to Newcastleton
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
£90 - £110
Station Taxis Penrith
Phone
+44 1768 211 004
Website
stationtaxispenrith.co.uk
Penrith Taxis
Phone
+44 1768 899 298
Website
penrithtaxis.com
Abbey Taxis of Penrith
Phone
+44 7789 023 023
Website
abbeytaxisofpenrith.co.uk
A1 Acclaim Taxis
Phone
+44 1768 866 842
Website
a1acclaimtaxispenrith.co.uk

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