There are 3 ways to get from South Shields to Lake District by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take a taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District

$119 - $167

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Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Coach Station to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 888

$36 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from South Shields to Lake District 100.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from South Shields to Lake District is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Shields to Lake District is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between South Shields and Lake District is 78 miles. The road distance is 100.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Shields to Lake District without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 53 min and costs £90 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from South Shields to Lake District, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Shields to Lake District is 101 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from South Shields to Lake District.

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There are 1961+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Shields to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

What companies run services between South Shields, England and Lake District, England?

Wright Bros Coaches operates a bus from South Shields to Lake District every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
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
$26
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Penrith North Lakes to Lake District
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Radio Taxis Carlisle
Phone
+44 1228 527575
Website
radiotaxis.org.uk
Cumbria Cabs
Phone
+44 1228 899599

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