There are 3 ways to get from Ambleside to Kendal 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  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Kendal, Union Street (Windermere Road junction) 555 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ambleside to Kendal 13.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Kendal 13.2 miles

$2 - $5

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Ambleside to Kendal every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 40 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Kendal, Union Street (Windermere Road junction)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ambleside to Kendal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

The distance between Ambleside and Kendal is 18 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ambleside to Kendal is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Ambleside to Kendal is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £35 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) and arriving at Kendal, Union Street (Windermere Road junction). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

The bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Kendal, Union Street (Windermere Road junction) takes 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.