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It's no longer a legal requirement to wear a face covering on public transport in England, Scotland or Wales. We do encourage you to wear a face covering in crowded spaces, if you can

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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 £9, 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 Timetable


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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