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We know many of you will be looking for information for how lockdown will affect our services. We're working hard to keep our services running for essential journeys, however there may have been some changes to timetables in your area. Please check our latest timetables for more information.

We've put in place measures to allow you to travel safely including limiting available seats on buses and enhanced cleaning. Please avoid busy times, use contactless payment where you can, keep your distance and take your litter with you. You can keep up to date checking our main Coronavirus page.

You must wear a face covering throughout your journey, unless you are exempt. Find out more on our travelling safely pages for England, Wales and Scotland.

Buses in the Lakes

Explore the Lakes by bus

300x250Getting around the Lake District by bus is easy, relax, take a break from driving and explore the tranquil waters and outstanding scenery of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Choose your zone and enjoy unlimited all-day travel from as little as £8.50. Amble around Ambleside, Wander round Windermere or go carefree in Keswick - all without the palaver of parking.

 Travelling in the Lakes from Monday the 2nd of November?

Download The Lakes by Bus winter brochure

Travel Around...


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The Lakes Ticket Guide 


With our range of dayrider bus tickets you can get unlimited access across the Lake District to enjoy a variety of interests; from artists and poets to fell walking and boat rides, not forgetting a traditional afternoon tea (or two!). Find out more about our selection of tickets.


Bus & Boat

150x150If you fancy a boat trip, sail on one of the many steamers or launches on four of the area’s most outstanding Lakes. We have great value combined bus & boat tickets available for Coniston, Derwentwater, Ullswater    and   Windermere.

Please note: During the course of the pandemic boat tickets will only be available to purchase from boat companies directly when booking a space on board.



The best seat in the house

The Lakes Bus

Our fun, open top double deck bus can be part of your Lake District adventure, whether a day trip or a longer holiday   our open top bus route    takes in the best tourist attractions the region has to offer:


Looking for inspiration?


You can even park your car for the day and take the bus with our combined   Park & Explore Ticket. Buy tickets from your driver with cash or contactless or download the Stagecoach App and buy before you board. 

Plan days out using our journey planner  or read our suggested 1 day  outings using one of seven park & explore car parks.


We look forward to welcoming you aboard soon!