Explore the Lakes by bus

Getting 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.

Download the Lakes by Bus Brochure 


For the best seat in the house go by open top bus  

Boat Lake District

Our fun,open top and comfy double decker buses can be part of your Lake District adventure, whether a day trip or a longer holiday, our open top bus routes take in the best tourist attractions the region has to offer:


Explorer Tickets 

The Lakes BusWith 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 Explorer Tickets.


Bus and Boat

Boat Lake District If 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 and boat tickets available for Coniston, Derwentwater, Ullswater and Windermere.


Looking for inspiration?

Plan days out using our journey planner or read our suggested outings and 1 day and 3 day itinerary pages.

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

We look forward to welcoming you aboard soon!