There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside by bus, train 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, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) 500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Oxenholme Lake District
  4. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
  5. Take the bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47) 555 / ...

$61 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus, line 41 bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkdale, Bank Hall Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40) X2
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 42) to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North) 41 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Ambleside, Rydal Road Health Centre 555

$22 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Ambleside National Express

$24 - $29

Train, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Carnforth
  3. Take the bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) 555

$31 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside 98.5 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Ambleside, England?

You can take a bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside via Manchester Sackville Street and Manchester in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Windermere
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Single
$9 - $13
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carnforth, Railway Station to Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkdale, Bank Hall Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 40)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 42) to Lancaster City Centre, Queens Square (Queens Square A6 North)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station to Ambleside, Rydal Road Health Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
terravision.eu

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside?

The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Ambleside is 122 km. The road distance is 158 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside is to drive which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £15 - £22.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Ambleside?

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Airport and arriving at Ambleside via Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside?

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Ambleside, including transfers.