TRAVEL NEWS from BBC Cumbria

BUS and TRAIN Services

STAGECOACH BUSES - timetables for BUS SERVICES locally and within Cumbria and the North West of England -

REAYS COACHES - timetable run a summer only bus service from Bowness to Carlisle via Ambleside

The nearest train station to Ambleside is Windermere, 4 miles, with frequent buses/taxis from the station.

For rail timetables and ticket booking throughout UK www.thetrainline.co.uk

For bus timetables and ticket booking throughout UK National Express

For Comprehensive UK Public Transport information start at www.traveline.org.uk

Local Taxi Services
Name Telephone
AIRPORT SERVICES 01539 724658
KEVIN'S TAXIS 015394 32371
JOHN'S TAXI (8-seater available) 07759 143423
HILLTOP TAXIS 07979 664472
ADAM'S TAXI SERVICE 07553-835820
AMBLESIDE TAXIS 015394 33842
GRASMERE TAXI SERVICES 015394 35506
HAWKSHEAD TAXI SERVICE (ROB) 015394 36946 (0900-1800)
07973695253 (1800-0900)
WINDERMERE LAKE
WINDERMERE LAKE CRUISES WATERHEAD, AMBLESIDE, CUMBRIA LA22 0EY 015394 32225
TRAVEL AGENTS
Name Address Telephone
GATES TRAVEL RUSKIN HOUSE, MARKET PLACE, AMBLESIDE, LA22 9BU 0845 4500850
TUSCAN HOLIDAYS FISHERBECK MILL, OLD LAKE ROAD, AMBLESIDE, LA22 0DH 015394 31120
REMOVALS/ROAD HAULAGE SERVICES
Name Address Telephone
AMBLESIDE LOGISTICS 07815 425329 or
015394 32948
GILBERT BROWN & SON MAIN ST, HAWKSHEAD, AMBLESIDE, CUMBRIA LA22 0NT 015394 36480
AIRPORTS

Manchester Airport 0161 489 3000

Liverpool Airport
    - Passenger Information 0870 129 8484
    - All flight Information (Real time departures and arrivals) 0906 108 8484

Liverpool Airport
    General Inquiries: 08700 273 777

Carlisle Airport 01228 573641 (no scheduled services)

Email: enquiries@carlisleairport.co.uk