There are 3 ways to get from Penrith to Whinfell Forest by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Winderwath, School House 563 / ...

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Penrith to Whinfell Forest 5.4 miles

$22 - $27

Walk  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Walk from Penrith to Whinfell Forest 7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Penrith to Whinfell Forest is to bus which costs £3 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to Whinfell Forest is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Penrith and Whinfell Forest is 4 miles.

The bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Winderwath, School House takes 11 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) and arriving at Winderwath, School House. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The nearest airport to Whinfell Forest is Carlisle (CAX) Airport which is 21.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Newcastle (NCL) (47 miles), Leeds Bradford (LBA) (67.2 miles), Manchester (MAN) (90 miles) and Edinburgh (EDI) (95.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Penrith to Whinfell Forest.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Penrith, England and Whinfell Forest, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Penrith to Whinfell Forest 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 11 min. Classic Coaches also services this route twice a week.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Town Hall (Corney Square) to Winderwath, School House
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Classic Coaches
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Penrith, Sainsbury's (superstore) to Winderwath, School House
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
traveline.info
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith to Whinfell Forest
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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