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.

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Train via Oxenholme Lake District  •  6 h 25 min

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

$263 - $385

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Bus  •  11 h 50 min

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

$40 - $53

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 51 min

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

$180 - $292

Train, bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
  3. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888

$75 - $111

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

$238 - $653

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District is to train and fly and taxi which costs £180 - £550 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Lake District is 275 miles. The road distance is 347.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District, including transfers.

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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, Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 6 h 25 min and costs £200 - £310.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bexhill station.

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Map of how to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 274.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

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 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Lake District via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London Victoria, Penrith, Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 11 h 50 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
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
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
$140 - $220
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $250
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $250
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to Penrith
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Carlisle to Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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