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

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Train  •  3 h 24 min

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

$69 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station 888
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to York National Express

$19 - $34

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Langwathby to Leeds
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to York, Micklegate (Central Interchange) 840 / ...

$41 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Penrith to York 96.8 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Penrith to York is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penrith to York is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Penrith and York is 84 miles. The road distance is 96.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Penrith to York, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penrith station to York. However, there are services departing from Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) and arriving at York via Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Penrith to York. However, there are services departing from Penrith North Lakes and arriving at York via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Penrith to York is 97 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Penrith to York.

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  • Distance: 83.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Penrith to York via Manchester Piccadilly in around 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penrith to York via Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station and Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard in around 5 h 45 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 Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to York, Micklegate (Central Interchange)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to York
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Wright Bros. Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1434 381200
Email
Info@wrightbros.co.uk
Website
wrightbros.co.uk
Bus from Penrith, Bus Station (P) (Stand 1) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
wrightbros.co.uk

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