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Find below a summary of the latest bus service changes in Cumbria.

The new timetables will be added to the relevant district's page - Allerdale, Barrow, Carlisle, Copeland, Eden, South Lakeland - as soon as they are available.

 

  • >>> Timetable changes to Carlisle City Services from 4 September : Frequency Unchanged : Timetables now available <<>
  • >>> Service 7 : Haverigg - Millom - Askam - Barrow : Shopping Service timetable changes from 4 September <<<
  • >>> NEW Service 563 : Appleby - Penrith : Monday to Friday from 4 September <<<
Bus News - service changes table
Change Date Service Number Description of Changes District(s) Affected
JUNE ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
12th X4/5 Workington - Cockermouth - Keswick - Penrith : Section of route via Bridgefoot and Brigham suspended for 14 weeks due to a road closure. Work currently suspended and normal service running but closure will resume shortly. Allerdale / Eden
JULY ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
24th 74 / 75 Dalston - Cummersdale - Cemetery - Carlisle - Durranhill - Scotby - Cumwhinton - Wetheral : Possible disruption to service to Durranhill, Park Road (Scotby), and Cotehil for up to 6 weeks due to road works Carlisle
SEPTEMBER ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
3rd 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) - Windermere : Timetable returns to every two hours until late October Eden / South Lakeland
4th 1 Lowca - Parton - Bransty - Whitehaven - Mirehouse : Minor revision of times between Whitehaven and Lowca. Frequency Unchanged Copeland
" 7 Haverigg - Millom - Broughton - Ireleth - Askam - Barrow : The weekday shopping service will depart 15 minutes later and return 15 minutes later. School journeys within Millom withdrawn. College bus and Saturday unchanged Barrow / Copeland / South Lakeland
" 60 Sandsfield Park - Infirmary - City Centre - Harraby - Carleton Clinic : Minor changes to times between 10:00 and 17:00 Monday to Saturday. Frequency unchanged. Carlisle
" 61 Harraby East - City Centre - Morton Park : Minor changes to times 10:00 until 18:00 on Saturday. No Change to frequency Carlisle
" 62 Morton Park - City Centre - Lowry Hill (- Asda - Crindledyke). Sunday timetable revised. No change to frequency Carlisle
" 67 Upperby - City Centre - Infirmary - Belle Vue : Sunday timetable revised. No change to frequency Carlisle
" 76 St Anns Hill - Stanwix - City Centre - Botcherby - Durranhill : Changes to Sunday timetable. Frequency unchanged Carlisle
" 563 Appleby - Kirkby Thore - Temple Sowerby - Penrith : NEW Monday to Friday service : Three off peak trips in both directions. Eden
" 600 (Whitehaven - Cockermouth - Bothel -) Wigton - Carlisle : 09:00 Wigton to Carlisle journey re-timed to 08:50. No change to the rest of the timetable Allerdale / Carlisle / Copeland
29th 78 Keswick - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday service returns to hourly until late October Allerdale
" 185 Haltwhistle - Greenhead - Gilsland : extension to Birdoswald extended for Winter. Timetable will be unchanged Carlisle
" 555 Keswick - Grasmere - Ambleside - Windermere - Lancaster : Monday to Friday timetable reverts to hourly operation. Still half hourly on Saturdays until the end of October Allerdale / South Lakeland
" 599 Kendal - Bowness - Windermere - Brockhole - Ambleside - Grasmere : Weekday service returns to every half hour. Weekends still every 20 minutes until late October. South Lakeland
OCTOBER ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
28th 73 73A Carlisle - Caldbeck - Keswick : Service suspended for Winter Allerdale / Carlisle / Eden
" 77 / 77A Keswick - Catbells / Whinlatter - Buttermere : Service suspended for Winter Allerdale
" 78 Keswick - Rosthwaite - Seatolller : reduced Winter timetable introduced Allerdale
" 208 Keswick - Aira Force - Glenridding - Patterdale (for Ullswater) : Service suspended for Winter Allerdale / Eden
" 505 Windermere - Ambleside - Hawkshead - Coniston : Winter timetable introduced South Lakeland
" 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) : Winter timetable introduced. Extension to Windermere via Kirkstone Pass suspended for Winter Eden / South Lakeland
" 516 Ambleside - Elterwater - Dungeon Ghyll (Langdale) : Winter timetable introduced South Lakeland
" 555 Keswick - Grasmere - Ambleside - Windermere - Lancaster : Winter timetable introduced. Hourly service Monday to Saturday, with reduced service on Sundays Allerdale / South Lakeland
" 599 Kendal - Bowness - Windermere - Brockhole - Ambleside : Winter timetable introduced. Hourly service introduced and extension to Grasmere suspended for Winter South Lakeland
" X4 X5 Workington - Cockermouth - Braithwaite / Bassenthwaite - Keswick - Penrith : Sunday timetable returns to two hourly for Winter Allerdale / Eden

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