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Following changes to government guidance in England and Wales more seats are available on our buses and standing is allowed. There will also be more seats available in Scotland.

Please continue to wear a face covering throughout your journey, unless you’re exempt. 

For the latest travel information for England, Wales and Scotland, see our Coronavirus page


Enjoy the Lakes from our open top buses

Our very popular open top buses allow you to leave the car behind and let us be your driver for the day. With day tickets from £8.50, see the Lake District in a different way. A fun, refreshing way to see the Lakes, our 599 open top buses  cover the Central Lakes.



Travelling in the Lakes this summer?

Download The Lakes by Bus summer brochure

Travelling on or after 8th November?

Download The Lakes by Bus winter brochure 

Bowness - Windermere - Ambleside - Grasmere on the  599 

The Lakesider 599 bus runs every 20 minutes from Bowness to Grasmere, connecting with mainline station, Windermere.   We provide USB charging points, spaces for buggies and bikes and audio commentary, so you get even more from your trip. 

View the 599 timetable


Boat Lake District

Feeling inspired?


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