There are 5 ways to get from Windermere to Liverpool by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street

£24 - £91

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Train via Preston  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Liverpool Lime Street

£23 - £77

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Train #2  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Liverpool Lime Street

£27 - £41

Bus  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Windermere to Preston, Lancashire National Express
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Vauxhall, Juvenal Street X2

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Windermere to Liverpool 86.5 miles

£14 - £21

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The cheapest way to get from Windermere to Liverpool is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Windermere to Liverpool is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Windermere to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Vauxhall, Juvenal Street via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Windermere to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Oxenholme Lake District and Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Windermere and Liverpool is 67 miles. The road distance is 86.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Liverpool without a car is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs £24 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Windermere to Liverpool, including transfers.

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Windermere to Liverpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Windermere station.

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Windermere to Liverpool train services, operated by Virgin Trains, depart from Oxenholme Lake District station.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Liverpool is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs £24 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Windermere to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 67.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

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

You can take a train from Windermere to Liverpool via Oxenholme Lake District and Wigan North Western in around 2h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Windermere to Liverpool via Preston, Lancashire and Preston City Centre, Bus Station in around 4h 53m.

Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £27
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £75
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £24
Train from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Preston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Train from Preston to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £35
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 Windermere to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Stagecoach Merseyside &
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Vauxhall, Juvenal Street
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly

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Windermere to Liverpool bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside &, arrive at Vauxhall, Juvenal Street station.

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Windermere to Liverpool train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Windermere to Liverpool is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Windermere to Liverpool.

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