There are 3 ways to get from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge by bus, taxi or car

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Line 555 bus, line 888 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 555
  2. Take the line 888 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Motherby, Croft House 888

$53 - $63

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge 18 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge 18 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Ambleside and Pooley Bridge is 14 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge without a car is to line 555 bus and line 888 bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs £40 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambleside to Pooley Bridge is 18 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge.

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There are 1457+ hotels available in Pooley Bridge. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Ambleside, England and Pooley Bridge, England?

You can take a bus from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) and Motherby, Croft House in around 2 h 15 min.

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 Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wright Bros Coaches
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Motherby, Croft House
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
wrightscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ambleside to Pooley Bridge
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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