There are 7 ways to get from Southampton to Grasmere by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxenholme Lake District

$164 - $255

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Bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Penrith National Express

$41 - $47

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Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Grasmere 305.2 miles

$65 - $95

Fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$81 - $237

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

$98 - $308

Fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Edinburgh (EDI) SOU - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

$120 - $366

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District

$137 - $346

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Grasmere. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Grasmere, Heaton Cooper Studio (Village Centre) via Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance) and Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Grasmere is 256 miles. The road distance is 305.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Grasmere without a car is to train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Southampton to Grasmere, including transfers.

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Southampton to Grasmere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Grasmere is to train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Southampton to Grasmere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penrith station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Grasmere is 305 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to drive from Southampton to Grasmere.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Grasmere.
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  • Distance: 256.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Grasmere, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Grasmere via Birmingham New Street, Oxenholme Lake District, Windermere, and Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) in around 7 h 24 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Southampton to Grasmere once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Penrith
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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There are 2114+ hotels available in Grasmere. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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