There are 6 ways to get from Peterborough to Windermere by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  3. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) 555

$50 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Preston, Lancashire
  3. Take the bus from Preston, Lancashire to Windermere X8

$31 - $43

4 alternative options

Train via Doncaster  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$78 - $128

Train East Midlands Trains  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$97 - $140

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Windermere 196.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$123 - $342

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Windermere is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Windermere is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Peterborough and Windermere is 167 miles. The road distance is 196.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Peterborough to Windermere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Windermere via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Preston, Lancashire. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Peterborough to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Windermere via Doncaster, Manchester Piccadilly and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Peterborough, England and Windermere, England?

You can take a train from Peterborough to Windermere via Doncaster, Manchester Piccadilly, and Oxenholme Lake District in around 5 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Windermere via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Preston, Lancashire in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 3) to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Peterborough to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Preston, Lancashire to Windermere
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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