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

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Line 555 bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel 505 / ...

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Windermere 5.4 miles

$22 - $28

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Windermere 5.4 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) and arriving at Windermere, Firgarth Hotel. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Ambleside and Windermere is 4 miles. The road distance is 5.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Windermere without a car is to line 555 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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The line 555 bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Ambleside to Windermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) station.

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Ambleside to Windermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Windermere, Firgarth Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambleside to Windermere is 5 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Ambleside to Windermere.

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There are 1782+ hotels available in Windermere. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Windermere.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

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

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Ambleside to Windermere every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 11 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 (opposite library) to Windermere, Firgarth Hotel
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ambleside to Windermere
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$22 - $28
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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