There are 6 ways to get from Penrith to Stornoway by train, plane, bus, ferry or night train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Stornoway (SYY) GLA - SYY

£105 - £362

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Bus, ferry  •  13h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Penrith to Glasgow
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station M10 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

£49 - £76

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Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Stornoway (SYY) EDI - SYY

£103 - £398

Train to Manchester, fly  •  6h 50m

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

£155 - £1,448

Train, bus, ferry  •  12h 5m

  1. Take the train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

£68 - £289

Night train, bus, ferry  •  13h 36m

  1. Take the night train from Carlisle to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

£64 - £101

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Stornoway is to bus and ferry which costs £45 - £80 and takes 13h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Stornoway is to train and fly which costs £100 - £370 and takes 4h 53m.

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The distance between Penrith and Stornoway is 283 miles.

The best way to get from Penrith to Stornoway without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 12h 5m and costs £65 - £290.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Penrith to Stornoway, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Stornoway Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Stornoway Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Stornoway. Prices start at £70 per night.

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Map of how to get from Penrith to Stornoway.
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  • Distance: 282.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 53m

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

There is no direct connection from Penrith to Stornoway. However, you can take the train to Glasgow Central, take the walk to Glasgow, Renfield Street, take the line 500 bus to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building, take the walk to Glasgow airport, fly to Stornoway, take the walk to Stornoway, Airport Terminal, then take the bus to Stornoway. Alternatively, you can take the train to Haymarket, take the walk to Haymarket, take the tram to Edinburgh Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Stornoway, take the walk to Stornoway, Airport Terminal, then take the bus to Stornoway.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £440
Flights from Glasgow to Stornoway via Benbecula
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£55 - £460
Flights from Edinburgh to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £450
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via Inverness
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via Derry, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £650
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £440
Flights from Edinburgh to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £450
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via Inverness
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£260 - £600
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via London Heathrow, Inverness
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £600
Flights from Manchester to Stornoway via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £600
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Off-Peak Day Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Penrith North Lakes to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
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 56m
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
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £110
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£15 - £21
1st Class
£30 - £45
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Carlisle to Inverness
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£42 - £47
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£42 - £47
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£200 - £230
Sleeper Berth Classic
£120 - £150
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink
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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Book at
National Express
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Caledonian MacBrayne

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