There are 3 ways to get from Windermere to Buttermere by bus, taxi or car

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Line 555 bus, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) 555
  2. Take the bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel 77A / ...

$15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windermere to Buttermere 35.5 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Windermere to Buttermere 35.5 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Windermere to Buttermere. However, there are services departing from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) and arriving at Buttermere, The Fish Hotel via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Windermere and Buttermere is 19 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Buttermere without a car is to line 555 bus and bus which takes 3 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Windermere to Buttermere, including transfers.

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Windermere to Buttermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) station.

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Windermere to Buttermere bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Buttermere, The Fish Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Windermere to Buttermere is 35 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Windermere to Buttermere.

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There are 1405+ hotels available in Buttermere. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Windermere to Buttermere.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Windermere, England and Buttermere, Cumbria, England?

You can take a bus from Windermere to Buttermere via Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) in around 3 h 3 min.

Bus operators
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 Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket) to Buttermere, The Fish Hotel
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Buttermere
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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