There are 3 ways to get from Windermere to Hawkshead by bus, taxi or foot

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Line 505 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 505 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Hawkshead, Tourist Information Centre (Public Coveniences next to Car Park and junct) 505

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windermere to Hawkshead 9.6 miles

$35 - $45

Walk  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Windermere to Hawkshead 6.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Windermere to Hawkshead is to line 505 bus which costs £4 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Windermere to Hawkshead is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) and arriving at Hawkshead, Tourist Information Centre (Public Coveniences next to Car Park and junct). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Windermere and Hawkshead is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Windermere to Hawkshead without a car is to line 505 bus which takes 38 min and costs £4.

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The line 505 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Hawkshead, Tourist Information Centre (Public Coveniences next to Car Park and junct) takes 38 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Windermere to Hawkshead bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Hawkshead, Tourist Information Centre (Public Coveniences next to Car Park and junct) station.

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There are 1766+ hotels available in Hawkshead. Prices start at $106 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Windermere to Hawkshead.
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Windermere to Hawkshead once daily. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 38 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 Hawkshead, Tourist Information Centre (Public Coveniences next to Car Park and junct)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Hawkshead
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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