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Stagecoach 78 bus at Patterdale in the Lake District

Lake District

About Lake District

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.

There are fun, open top, comfy buses that can be part of your adventure. Whether you’re here for a day or staying for a longer holiday, the bus routes across the Lakes take in the best tourist attractions the region has to offer. You can even park & explore.

Scenic buses in Lake District

Bowness & Windermere to Grasmere – open-top Lakesider 599 from Stagecoach in Cumbria

Lakesider 599

Bowness & Windermere to Grasmere.

Discover unrivalled views along the shores of lake Windermere from the elevated seating of an open top double decker bus.

Lancaster to Keswick via Kendal & Windermere – The Lakes Connection 555 from Stagecoach in Cumbria

Lakes Connection 555

© Stagecoach in Cumbria

Lancaster to Kendal & Keswick.

Travel through the heart of the Lake District on the Lakes Connection 555 - up to every 30 mins during the peak of Summer.

Carlisle to Patterdale via Caldbeck, Keswick & Aira Force – Route 73 from Stagecoach in Cumbria

The Caldbeck Rambler - Route 73

Carlisle to Caldbeck, Keswick & Patterdale.

A beautiful Saturday's only route running through the heart of Cumbria - alight in Keswick to explore Buttermere or stay on the bus for Glenridding & Patterdale.