There are 3 ways to get from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside by bus, taxi or foot

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Line 516 bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the line 516 bus from Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads (crossroads opp Neaum Hurst) to Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) 516

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside 2.8 miles

$14 - $17

Walk  •  53 min

  1. Walk from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside 2.8 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads (crossroads opp Neaum Hurst) and arriving at Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library). Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Skelwith Bridge and Ambleside is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside without a car is to line 516 bus which takes 10 min and costs .

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The line 516 bus from Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads (crossroads opp Neaum Hurst) to Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) takes 10 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads (crossroads opp Neaum Hurst) station.

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Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) station.

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There are 2144+ hotels available in Ambleside. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Skelwith Bridge, England and Ambleside, England?

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Skelwith Bridge, Foulstep crossroads (crossroads opp Neaum Hurst) to Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Skelwith Bridge to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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