Travel from London to Ambleside-England

Bus or train from London to Ambleside?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London to Ambleside every 3 hours. Tickets cost $150 - $240 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Ambleside once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

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How to get from London to Ambleside

ModeDurationPrice
From London Euston train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47).4 h 15 min£153
From London Euston train to Lancaster, walk to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station, then bus to Ambleside, Loughrigg Avenue (no. 45-47).4 h 58 min£142
From London Kings Cross train to Leeds, train to Carnforth, Railway Station, then bus to Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library).6 h 55 min£56
From London Victoria Coach Station bus to Ambleside.8 h 20 min£22
From London drive to Ambleside.4 h 40 min£51
From London Paddington train to London Heathrow airport, fly to Manchester airport, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.6 h 20 min£149
From London Liverpool Street train to Southend airport, fly to Manchester airport, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.7 h 1 min£176
From Bank DLR Station train to London City airport, fly to Glasgow airport, line 500 bus to Glasgow Central, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.7 h 7 min£156
From London Paddington train to London Heathrow airport, fly to Newcastle airport, train to Newcastle, train to Carlisle, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.7 h 34 min£164
From Bank DLR Station train to London City airport, fly to Edinburgh airport, tram to Haymarket, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.7 h 36 min£130
From London Waterloo train to Southampton airport, fly to Manchester airport, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.7 h 9 min£109
From London Paddington train to London Heathrow airport, fly to Leeds Bradford airport, line 757 bus to Leeds, train to Manchester Oxford Road, train to Oxenholme Lake District, train to Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket), then bus to Ambleside.8 h 11 min£144

How long does it take to get from London to Ambleside?

It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from London to Ambleside, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between London and Ambleside?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Ambleside. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

Operators from London to Ambleside

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
Northern RailNorthern Rail
Stagecoach UKStagecoach UK
Virgin Trains East CoastVirgin Trains East Coast
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
Heathrow ExpressHeathrow Express
British AirwaysBritish Airways
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
Greater AngliaGreater Anglia
FlybeFlybe
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
First+44 (0)1224 650100First
Nexus Metro0191 203 3199Nexus Metro
Edinburgh Trams0131 475 0177Edinburgh Trams
South Western Railway0345 6000 650South Western Railway
Yorkshire Tiger0344 800 4411Yorkshire Tiger