From Ambleside, Rydal Road Health Centre line 555 bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) then line 208 bus to Glenridding, Bus Shelter (Near Croft House). 2 h 17 min £8. From Ambleside taxi to Glenridding. 12 min £33. From Ambleside drive to Glenridding. 12 min £1.
Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Ambleside to Glenridding every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 43 min. Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire also services this route once a week.