There are 5 ways to get from Shap to Kirkby Stephen by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Shap, Market Square (the market place) to Old Tebay, Service Station (Clock Garage Estate) 106 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tebay, Motorway Service Station (service station car park) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) B66

$10

Cheapest option

Line 570 bus, bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 570 bus from Shap, Market Square (Bowling Club) to Ravenstonedale, The Black Swan (hotel) 570
  2. Take the bus from Ravenstonedale, The Black Swan (hotel) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) 569 / ...

$10

3 alternative options

Line 106 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 106 bus from Shap, Coop (Co-Op) to Kendal, Victoria Apartments (Railway Bridge) 106
  2. Take the bus from Kendal, Victoria Apartments (Railway Bridge) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) 502 / ...

$18

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shap to Kirkby Stephen 19.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Shap to Kirkby Stephen 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Shap to Kirkby Stephen is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shap to Kirkby Stephen is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shap to Kirkby Stephen. However, there are services departing from Shap, Market Square (the market place) and arriving at Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) via Tebay, Motorway Service Station (service station car park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Shap and Kirkby Stephen is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Shap to Kirkby Stephen without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Shap to Kirkby Stephen, including transfers.

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Shap to Kirkby Stephen bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Shap, Market Square (the market place) station.

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Shap to Kirkby Stephen bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, arrive at Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shap to Kirkby Stephen is 20 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Shap to Kirkby Stephen.

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There are 368+ hotels available in Kirkby Stephen. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shap to Kirkby Stephen.
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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Shap, England and Kirkby Stephen, England?

You can take a bus from Shap to Kirkby Stephen via Old Tebay, Service Station (Clock Garage Estate) and Tebay, Motorway Service Station (service station car park) in around 1 h 35 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 (the market place) to Old Tebay, Service Station (Clock Garage Estate)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Shap, Coop (Co-Op) to Kendal, Victoria Apartments (Railway Bridge)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Victoria Apartments (Railway Bridge) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Classic Coaches
Bus from Shap, Market Square (the market place) to Old Tebay, Service Station (Clock Garage Estate)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Bus from Shap, Market Square (Bowling Club) to Ravenstonedale, The Black Swan (hotel)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Bus from Ravenstonedale, The Black Swan (hotel) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Tebay, Motorway Service Station (service station car park) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Cumbria Classic Coaches
Phone
+44 15396 23254
Email
ali@cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Website
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Bus from Ravenstonedale, The Black Swan (hotel) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cumbriaclassiccoaches.co.uk
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Phone
015396 20125
Website
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Bus from Ravenstonedale, The Black Swan (hotel) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Bus from Kendal, Victoria Apartments (Railway Bridge) to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shap to Kirkby Stephen
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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