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Buses in Kendal

Kendal Buses - Explore the area during your visit

At the Southern gateway to the Lakes, Kendal is a great market town full of hidden places, quaint streets and quirky cafes to explore. 

The home of fell walkers' favourite, Mint Cake, Kendal offers a great base with a 12th Century castle, an array of coffee shops and eateries, Abbot Hall and numerous galleries. 


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Kendal to... 



12 mins by bus

This beautiful village is perfect for enjoying a craft ale after a day of walking on the nearby fells. 



24 mins by bus 

A short walk takes you to Orrest Head, the first summit in Lakeland visited by Wainwright.


Newby Bridge 

44 mins by bus 

A convenient base to explore the Southern Lakes, with a station stop on   the popular Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway line.



30 mins by bus 

A quiet seaside retreat between the mountains and the sea, with some of the finest parks and gardens on the   Cumbrian coast.



94 mins by bus   Head to this market town on our 555 route, voted one of the most scenic bus routes in England. 555 





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Things to do...


Hawkshead Jetty 

39 mins by bus 

Discover the fascinating developments in boat building at the spectacular museum and cafe located on the shores of Windermere.



Lakes Aquarium

44 mins by bus 

Catch the bus to Newby Bridge and in a 1 mile walk 

reach   Lakes Aquarium to discover fascinating   creatures   beneath   the waters of the world.



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