There are 4 ways to get from Ambleside to Workington by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ambleside to Workington National Express

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 555 bus, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Ambleside, Rydal Road Health Centre to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 555
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Workington, The Theatre Royal X5

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Workington 39.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Workington 39.1 miles

$8 - $13

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

National Express operates a bus from Ambleside to Workington twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, Rydal Road Health Centre to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Workington, The Theatre Royal
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ambleside to Workington
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ambleside to Workington?

The distance between Ambleside and Workington is 44 km. The road distance is 62 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Workington?

The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Workington is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ambleside to Workington?

The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Workington is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £100 - £130.

Is there a direct bus between Ambleside and Workington?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambleside and arriving at Workington. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Ambleside to Workington?

The bus from Ambleside to Workington takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.