There are 6 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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 via Oxenholme Lake District  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District

$287 - $418

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 023 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penrith National Express

$45 - $62

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

$204 - $316

Train, bus  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Carnforth
  4. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 555

$93 - $137

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District 347.4 miles

$70 - $110

Train, fly, taxi  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Carlisle (CAX) SEN - CAX
  4. Take a taxi from Carlisle to Lake District

$252 - $677

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District via London Bridge, London Bridge Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 6 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London Victoria Coach Station, Penrith, Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Southend to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penrith
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District?

The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Lake District is 439 km. The road distance is 556 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District?

The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 11 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District?

The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District is to train and fly and taxi which takes 5 h 27 min and costs £180 - £490.

Is there a direct bus between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Lake District?

No, there is no direct bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and arriving at Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park) via London Victoria Coach Station, Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District?

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District, including transfers.