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There are 4 ways to get from Stretford to Windermere by tram, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Line 2 tram, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Stretford to Piccadilly 2
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxenholme Lake District
  3. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere

$36 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Deansgate to Carnforth
  2. Take the bus from Carnforth, station to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange 555

$28 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Stretford to Windermere 81.5 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Stretford to Windermere is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stretford to Windermere is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stretford to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Stretford, Park Road and arriving at Windermere via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Stretford and Windermere is 69 miles. The road distance is 81.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stretford to Windermere without a car is to line 2 tram and train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs £27 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Stretford to Windermere, including transfers.

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Stretford to Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Stretford to Windermere bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Windermere station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stretford to Windermere is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Stretford to Windermere.

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There are 1814+ hotels available in Windermere. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stretford to Windermere.
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  • Distance: 68.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Stretford, England and Windermere, England?

National Express operates a bus from Stretford to Windermere once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Stretford to Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
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 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Deansgate to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Windermere
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, station to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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