There are 4 ways to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge by bus, ferry, 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

Line 6 bus  •  15 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Bowness-on-Windermere, Tourist Information Centre (Tourist information and toilets) to Fell Foot, Gummers How (Near number 7) 6

$5

3 alternative options

Ferry  •  35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal to Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing Boat

$11

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge 7.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge 7.9 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between Bowness-on-Windermere, England and Newby Bridge, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge once daily. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 15 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bowness-on-Windermere, Tourist Information Centre (Tourist information and toilets) to Fell Foot, Gummers How (Near number 7)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Windermere Lake Cruises
Phone
+44 15394 43360
Website
windermere-lakecruises.co.uk
Ferry from Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal to Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
windermere-lakecruises.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge?

The distance between Bowness-on-Windermere and Newby Bridge is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge?

The cheapest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge?

The quickest way to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £24 - £29.

Is there a direct bus between Bowness-on-Windermere and Newby Bridge?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bowness-on-Windermere, Tourist Information Centre (Tourist information and toilets) and arriving at Fell Foot, Gummers How (Near number 7). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Is there a direct ferry between Bowness-on-Windermere and Newby Bridge?

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal and arriving at Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Bowness-on-Windermere to Newby Bridge?

The line 6 bus from Bowness-on-Windermere, Tourist Information Centre (Tourist information and toilets) to Fell Foot, Gummers How (Near number 7) takes 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.