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

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Recommended option

Line 555 bus, taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) to Rydal, White Moss Common (Car Park) 555
  2. Take a taxi from Rydal, White Moss Common (Car Park) to Elterwater

$23 - $28

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Elterwater 4.5 miles

$20 - $24

1 alternative option

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 taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 6 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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The distance between Ambleside and Elterwater is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Ambleside to Elterwater without a car is to line 555 bus and taxi which takes 12 min and costs £17 - £21.

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It takes approximately 12 min to get from Ambleside to Elterwater, including transfers.

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There are 2098+ hotels available in Elterwater. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Elterwater.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

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

There is no direct connection from Ambleside to Elterwater. However, you can take the line 555 bus to Rydal, White Moss Common (Car Park) then take the taxi to Elterwater. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Elterwater.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) to Rydal, White Moss Common (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rydal, White Moss Common (Car Park) to Elterwater
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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