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

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Bus  •  51m

  1. Take the bus from Cockermouth to Ambleside National Express

£9 - £13

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Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Cockermouth to Ambleside 29.7 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Cockermouth to Ambleside 29.7 miles

£4 - £8

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The cheapest way to get from Cockermouth to Ambleside is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Cockermouth to Ambleside is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cockermouth and arriving at Ambleside. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51m.

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The distance between Cockermouth and Ambleside is 23 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cockermouth to Ambleside without a car is to bus which takes 51m and costs £9 - £13.

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The bus from Cockermouth to Ambleside takes 51m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Cockermouth to Ambleside bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cockermouth station.

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Cockermouth to Ambleside bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Ambleside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cockermouth to Ambleside is 30 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Cockermouth to Ambleside.

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There are 2289+ hotels available in Ambleside. Prices start at £66 per night.

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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 51m

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

National Express operates a bus from Cockermouth to Ambleside once daily. Tickets cost £9 - £13 and the journey takes 51m.

Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cockermouth to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
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Taxi from Cockermouth to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
£80 - £100

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