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There are 6 ways to get from Windermere to Ulverston by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 6 bus, bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Windermere, Library to Newby Bridge, Hotel 6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newby Bridge, Hotel to Ulverston, Library X6

$6 - $8

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Line 755 bus, train  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the line 755 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Carnforth, New Street 755
  2. Take the train from Carnforth to Ulverston

$11 - $17

Train  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Ulverston

$18 - $43

Bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Kendal, Hayton's Garage to Ulverston, Library X6

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Windermere to Ulverston 17.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24m

  1. Drive from Windermere to Ulverston 17.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Windermere to Ulverston is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Windermere to Ulverston is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Windermere to Ulverston. However, there are services departing from Windermere, Library and arriving at Ulverston, Library via Newby Bridge, Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Windermere to Ulverston. However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Ulverston via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 3m.

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The distance between Windermere and Ulverston is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Ulverston without a car is to line 6 bus and bus which takes 1h 43m and costs £4 - £6.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Windermere to Ulverston, including transfers.

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Windermere to Ulverston bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Windermere, Library station.

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Windermere to Ulverston train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Windermere station.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Ulverston is to line 6 bus and bus which takes 1h 43m and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £13 - £35 and takes 2h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Windermere to Ulverston.
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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Windermere, England and Ulverston, England?

You can take a bus from Windermere to Ulverston via Newby Bridge, Hotel in around 1h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Windermere to Ulverston via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster in around 2h 3m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carnforth to Ulverston
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Ulverston
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Library to Newby Bridge, Hotel
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newby Bridge, Hotel to Ulverston, Library
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange to Carnforth, New Street
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Hayton's Garage to Ulverston, Library
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Ulverston
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$65 - $80
K Cars
Phone
+44 1539 731000
Website
kcars.co
Blue Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1539 723670
Website
bluestartaxis.net

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Windermere to Ulverston bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Ulverston, Library station.

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Windermere to Ulverston train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Ulverston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Windermere to Ulverston is 18 miles. It takes approximately 24m to drive from Windermere to Ulverston.

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There are 1260+ hotels available in Ulverston. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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