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

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Line 516 bus  •  10m

  1. Take the line 516 bus from Ambleside, bus interchange to Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads 516

$2 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4m

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge 3 miles

$14 - $18

Walk  •  53m

  1. Walk from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge is to line 516 bus which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge is to taxi which costs £11 - £14 and takes 4m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambleside, bus interchange and arriving at Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 10m.

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The distance between Ambleside and Skelwith Bridge is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge without a car is to line 516 bus which takes 10m and costs £1 - £2.

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The line 516 bus from Ambleside, bus interchange to Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads takes 10m including transfers and departs once a week.

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

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Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads station.

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There are 2137+ hotels available in Skelwith Bridge. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 10m

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

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge once a week. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 10m.

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 Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ambleside to Skelwith Bridge
Ave. Duration
4m
Estimated price
$14 - $18
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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