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There are 4 ways to get from York to Lake District by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District

$162 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere National Express

$101 - $131

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from York to Lancaster
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster to Grasmere National Express

$118 - $158

Drive  •  2h 19m

  1. Drive from York to Lake District 121.3 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from York to Lake District is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from York to Lake District is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 19m.

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The distance between York and Lake District is 93 miles. The road distance is 121.3 miles.

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The best way to get from York to Lake District without a car is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs £120 - £170.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from York to Lake District, including transfers.

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The best way to get from York to Lake District is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs £120 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £75 - £100 and takes 7h 52m.

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Yes, the driving distance between York to Lake District is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from York to Lake District.

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There are 1993+ hotels available in Lake District. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from York to Lake District.
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  • Distance: 92.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between York, England and Lake District, England?

You can take a train from York to Lake District via Manchester Oxford Road, Oxenholme Lake District, and Windermere in around 5h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from York to Lake District via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, and Grasmere in around 7h 52m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
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
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 Lancaster to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Grasmere
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express

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