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There are 3 ways to get from Ambleside to Elterwater by bus, taxi or foot

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Line 516 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 516 bus from Ambleside, bus interchange to Elterwater, The Britannia Inn 516

$2 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Elterwater 4.5 miles

$19 - $24

Walk  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Walk from Ambleside to Elterwater 3.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Elterwater is to line 516 bus which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Elterwater is to taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambleside, bus interchange and arriving at Elterwater, The Britannia Inn. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Ambleside and Elterwater is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Ambleside to Elterwater without a car is to line 516 bus which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The line 516 bus from Ambleside, bus interchange to Elterwater, The Britannia Inn takes 17 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Ambleside to Elterwater bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Ambleside, bus interchange station.

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Ambleside to Elterwater bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Elterwater, The Britannia Inn station.

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There are 2116+ hotels available in Elterwater. Prices start at $96 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Elterwater.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Ambleside, England and Elterwater, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Ambleside to Elterwater once a week. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 17 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, bus interchange to Elterwater, The Britannia Inn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ambleside to Elterwater
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$19 - $24
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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