There are 4 ways to get from Windermere to Ulverston by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 6 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Ulverston, St Mary's Church (Lightburn Road) 6

$8

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Train  •  2 h 8 min

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

$20 - $43

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Windermere to Ulverston 17.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  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 24 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) and arriving at Ulverston, St Mary's Church (Lightburn Road). Services depart three times a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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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 2 h 8 min.

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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 which takes 44 min and costs £6.

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The line 6 bus from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Ulverston, St Mary's Church (Lightburn Road) takes 44 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Windermere to Ulverston bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) 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 which takes 44 min and costs £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £15 - £35 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

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

Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire operates a bus from Windermere to Ulverston 3 times a week. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Windermere to Ulverston via Oxenholme Lake District and Lancaster in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Windermere to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Ulverston
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $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, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) to Ulverston, St Mary's Church (Lightburn Road)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Windermere to Ulverston
Ave. Duration
24 min
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, St Mary's Church (Lightburn Road) 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 24 min to drive from Windermere to Ulverston.

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