There are 5 ways to get from Peterborough to Windermere by train, bus or car

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Train via Doncaster  •  6 h

  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 - $115

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Bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Lancaster
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) 555

$38 - $46

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  6 h 16 min

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

$97 - $140

Train, bus  •  7 h 2 min

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

$91 - $142

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Windermere 196.9 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 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 6 h.

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

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Windermere without a car is to train which takes 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Peterborough to Windermere, including transfers.

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Peterborough to Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Peterborough station.

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Peterborough to Windermere train services, operated by LNER, depart from Peterborough station.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Windermere is to train which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 58 min.

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Peterborough to Windermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) station.

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Peterborough to Windermere train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Oxenholme Lake District station.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Windermere.
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  • Distance: 166.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

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 6 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Windermere via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Lancaster, and Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station in around 9 h 58 min.

Train operators
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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
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
Every 3 hours
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
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Peterborough to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $95
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
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 Lancaster
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Peterborough to Windermere is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Peterborough to Windermere.

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