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

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Bus, line 555 bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Buttermere, The Fish Hotel to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 77A
  2. Take the line 555 bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) 555

$14

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Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buttermere to Ambleside 29.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Buttermere to Ambleside 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Buttermere to Ambleside is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buttermere to Ambleside is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buttermere to Ambleside. However, there are services departing from Buttermere, The Fish Hotel and arriving at Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Buttermere and Ambleside is 15 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Buttermere to Ambleside without a car is to bus and line 555 bus which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Buttermere to Ambleside, including transfers.

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Buttermere to Ambleside bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Buttermere, The Fish Hotel station.

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Buttermere to Ambleside bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buttermere to Ambleside is 30 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Buttermere to Ambleside.

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There are 2142+ hotels available in Ambleside. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buttermere to Ambleside.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Buttermere, Cumbria, England and Ambleside, England?

You can take a bus from Buttermere to Ambleside via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 1 h 48 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buttermere, The Fish Hotel to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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Taxi from Buttermere to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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