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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.

 

  • >>>> Reay's Service 68 Belle Vue - Infirmary - Carlisle - Upperby : Withdrawn from 30 April <<<<

  • >>>> Stagecoach 76 Durranhill - Botcherby - Carlisle - Stanwix - Etterby - St Ann's : Timetable Changes from 2 May <<<<
  • >>>> Stagecoach 60 Carleton Clinic - Harraby - Carlisle - Sandsfield Park : Timetable Changes from 2 May <<<<
  • >>> Changes to Western Dales Services in Dent and Sedbergh area from late April <<<
  • >>> Changes to Reay's Service 20 and 21 in Whitehaven area from early June <<<
Bus News - service changes table
Change Date Service Number Description of Changes District(s) Affected
APRIL ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
29th S1 Dent - Sedbergh - Kendal (Saturday) : One additional late afternoon trip to Dent South Lakeland
30th 68 Upperby - City Centre - Infirmary - Belle Vue : Reay`s Service withdrawn Carlisle
" X4/5 Workington - Cockermouth - Braithwaite - Keswick - Penrith : Enhanced Hourly Sunday timetable introduced Allerdale / Copeland
" S2 Dent - Sedbergh - Cautley (Sundays) : Re-introduction of Summer Sunday service South Lakeland
MAY ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
2nd 445 Bowston - Burneside - Hallgarth - Beast Banks - Queen Katherine School : Diversion of service via Acre Moss Lane in Hallgarth South Lakeland
" 60 Sandsfield Park - Infirmary - City Centre - Harraby - Carleton Clinic : Frequency reduced from every 20 to every 30 minutes. The Mallyclose Drive stop will no longer be served. Evenings and Sunday service 61 and 61B unchanged. Carlisle
" 76 St Anns Hill - Stanwix - City Centre - Botcherby - Durranhill : Frequency reduced from every 15 to every 20 minutes. Evening and Sunday timetable unchanged. Carlisle
5th S3 Dent - Sedbergh - Hawes (Tuesday) : Revised timetable South Lakeland
6th 60E Skinburness - Silloth - Allonby - Mawbray - Maryport : Revised timetable with peak trips withdrawn Allerdale
7th 400 Skinburness - Silloth - Abbeytown - Wigton - Carlisle : Introduction of Summer Sunday service. Minor re-timing of Monday to Saturday journeys Allerdale / Carlisle
27th 78 Keswick - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday service returns to Half hourly for Half Term week Allerdale
" 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) - Windermere : Hourly service introduced between Penrith and Patterdale on Saturdays Eden / South Lakeland
" 599 Kendal - Bowness - Windermere - Brockhole - Ambleside - Grasmere : Daily 20 minute frequency until the end of September. South Lakeland
" X5 Workington - Cockermouth - Braithwaite - Keswick - Penrith : Sunday service returns to normal route via Oakhurst Garage in Cockermouth Allerdale / Eden
JUNE ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
5th 20 Thornhill - Egremont - Bigrigg - Whitehaven : later start and earlier finish on Monday to Friday / Earlier start and later finish on Saturdays / Saturday times revised Copeland
" 21 Frizington - Cleator Moor - Hospital - Whitehaven : later start and earlier finish on Monday to Friday / Earlier start and later finish on Saturdays / Saturday times revised Copeland
12th 64A The Beeches - Morton Park - City Centre - Houghton Hall - Asda : Will additionally runs via Kingstown Marks & Spencer`s stop / minor timing changes Carlisle
JULY ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
3rd 78 Keswick - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday service returns to Half hourly until last September Allerdale
" 555 Keswick - Grasmere - Ambleside - Windermere - Lancaster : Half Hourly timetable extended to Monday to Friday until late September Allerdale / South Lakeland
21st 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) - Windermere : Hourly timetable between Penrith and Patterdale operates Monday to Saturday until early September Eden / South Lakeland
SEPTEMBER ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
3rd 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) - Windermere : Timetable returns to every two hours until late October Eden / South Lakeland
29th 78 Keswick - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday service returns to hourly until late October Allerdale
" 185 Haltwhistle - Greenhead - Gilsland : extension to Birdoswald suspended for Winter 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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