There are 3 ways to get from Kendal to Ambleside 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  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47) 555 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kendal to Ambleside 13.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Kendal to Ambleside 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Kendal to Ambleside every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 42 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kendal to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
22 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 Kendal and Ambleside is 18 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kendal to Ambleside is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Kendal to Ambleside is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £35 - £50.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) and arriving at Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

The bus from Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47) takes 42 min including transfers and departs twice daily.