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There are 3 ways to get from Crewe to Ambleside by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Oxenholme Lake District

£47 - £74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Ambleside National Express

£28 - £44

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Crewe to Ambleside 111.5 miles

£18 - £27

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The cheapest way to get from Crewe to Ambleside is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Crewe to Ambleside is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 57m.

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The distance between Crewe and Ambleside is 95 miles. The road distance is 111.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Crewe to Ambleside without a car is to train which takes 3h 15m and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Crewe to Ambleside, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Crewe to Ambleside is to train which takes 3h 15m and costs £45 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £45 and takes 5h 37m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Crewe to Ambleside is 112 miles. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Crewe to Ambleside.

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

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Map of how to get from Crewe to Ambleside.
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  • Distance: 95.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 15m

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Crewe to Ambleside every 2 hours. Tickets cost £40 - £70 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Crewe to Ambleside twice daily. Tickets cost £22 - £35 and the journey takes 4h 1m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £70
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 Manchester Airport to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£22 - £35
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National Express

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