There are 4 ways to get from Shap to Keswick by bus, taxi or car

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Line 106 bus, bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 106 bus from Shap, Market Square (Bowling Club) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) 106
  2. Take the bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888 / ...

$14

3 alternative options

Line 570 bus, bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 570 bus from Shap, Market Square (the market place) to Kendal, Town Hall (opposite Home Bargains) 570
  2. Take the bus from Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars) 555

$19

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shap to Keswick 27.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Shap to Keswick 27.6 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shap to Keswick station. However, there are services departing from Shap, Market Square (Bowling Club) and arriving at Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Shap and Keswick is 19 miles. The road distance is 27.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Shap to Keswick without a car is to line 106 bus and bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Shap to Keswick, including transfers.

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Shap to Keswick bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Shap, Market Square (Bowling Club) station.

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Shap to Keswick bus services, operated by Wright Bros Coaches, arrive at Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket).

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Yes, the driving distance between Shap to Keswick is 28 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Shap to Keswick.

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There are 1401+ hotels available in Keswick. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Shap, England and Keswick, Cumbria, England?

You can take a bus from Shap to Keswick via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) in around 1 h 42 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Shap, Market Square (Bowling Club) to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, The Shakespeare Inn to Keswick Park Hotel (was Cars of the Stars)
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Classic Coaches
Bus from Shap, Market Square (the market place) to Kendal, Town Hall (opposite Home Bargains)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Other operators
Taxi from Shap to Keswick
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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