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Go Cumbria Bus Timetable and Travel Guide

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The 'Go Cumbria Bus Timetable and Travel Guide' is a publication produced by Cumbria County Council's Integrated Transport Team. The magazine contains summary timetables for the main bus services across the county, plus town service maps, a guide to the rail network, and ferry service details. 

Download the 'Go Cumbria' bus timetable guide (PDF 10Mb) or pick up a copy from libraries and tourist information centres across Cumbria.

Go Cumbria Updates

After its publication there may be changes to various bus services included within 'Go Cumbria', please find a summary below. New timetables will be added to the website as soon as we receive them - check the bus timetable page for the latest times.
Service Updates for Go Cumbria
Service Number Date of Change Description of Change Pages Affected
6 May Barrow-Ulverston-Windermere: Sunday service starts May 25th, not 18th as published 29
60 June Workington-Maryport-Silloth-Skinburness: timetable changes planned for May 5th now due June 9th 46
599 30.06.14 Bowness-on-Windermere to Grasmere: timetable changes with most buses 5 minutes earlier all stops between Bowness and Grasmere (Stagecoach) 84-86
X5 06.07.14 Workington-Keswick-Penrith: first Sunday bus departs Workington 10 minutes earlier (Stagecoach) 98
685, 85 31.08.14 Carlisle-Brampton-Hayden Bridge-Hexham-Newcastle: timetable changes for Arriva Monday to Saturday buses; no change to Stagecoach service 89 and 91
530, 531 01.09.14 Cartmel-Grange over Sands-Kendal: new timetable for schoolday only buses run by Stagecoach, Travellers Choice 532 service unchanged 74
185 01.09.14 Carlisle-Gilsland-Haltwhistle: changes to Monday to Saturday service by Telfords Coaches, plus additional buses by Arriva 89 and 91
171 03.09.14 Silloth-Carlisle: college-day buses no longer run (Carrs Coaches) 47
680 03.09.14 Nenthead-Alston-Brampton: schoolday bus no longer runs but college-day bus stays the same (Wright Brothers) 88
75 08.09.14 Dalston-Carlisle-Wetheral-Cotehill: evening and Sunday buses stop running (Stagecoach); daytime Monday to Saturday service unchanged (Reays) 49,50
33 08.09.14 Workington-Great Broughton-Cockermouth: last bus now departs Cockermouth at 1740 (Stagecoach) 42
38 08.09.14 Silloth-Carlisle-Durdar: late Friday & Saturday buses cease (Stagecoach) 38
7,7A,7B 08.09.14 Millom-Kirkby in Furness-Barrow: late night Friday and Saturday buses cease, plus Sunday service reduced; 7B no longer used as a service number (Stagecoach) 33, 34
X4X5 08.09.14 Workington-Cockermouth-Keswick-Penrith: changes to evening and Sunday timetable (Stagecoach) 95,96,97,98
71 08.09.14 Newton Arlosh-Carlisle: all buses now from Cardurnock, not Silloth; evening buses cease (Stagecoach) 47
93 08.09.14 Bowness on Solway-Carlisle: evening buses on Fridays and Saturdays cease (Stagecoach) 56
600 08.09.14 Carlisle-Cockermouth-West Cumberland Hospital: evening buses cease (Stagecoach) 87
X6 08.09.14 Barrow-Ulverston-Grange-Kendal: changes to evening service (Stagecoach) 30,31,99
106,107 27.09.14 Penrith-Shap-Kendal: a new operator, Reays Coaches, take over the Kirkby Lonsdale Coach Hire journeys running to the same timetable 64
6, X6 29.09.14 Barrow-Ulverston-Windermere/Kendal: evening journeys re-timed (Stagecoach) 29,30,31,32,99
30, 31 29.09.14 Maryport-Thornhill: timetable changes (Stagecoach) 39,40,41
38 29.09.14 Silloth-Carlisle-Durdar: timetable changes and service number becomes 400 (Stagecoach) 44
300, 301, 302 29.09.14 Carlisle-Maryport-Whitehaven: timetable changes (Stagecoach) 66, 67
600 29.09.14 Carlisle-Wigton-Cockermouth-Whitehaven: timetable changes (Stagecoach) 87
106,107 30.09.14 Penrith-Shap-Kendal: last day the evening buses run between Penrith and Shap (Grand Prix) 64
563 01.10.14 Kirkby Stephen-Brough-Appleby-Penrith: timetable changes (Grand Prix) 81
59 10.10.14 Cockermouth-Tallentire-Bridekirk: last day of the running of this service (Reays Coaches) 45
26 11.10.14 Whitehaven-St Bees: Reays take over this service from Sims Travel, following the same route but with a new timetable 38
95 13.10.14 Brampton-Heads Nook-Great Corby-Carlisle: new timetable starts (Reays Coaches) 57
532 15.10.14 Lindale-Grange over Sands-Cartmel: new timetable (Stagecoach and Travellers Choice) 74
6 20.10.14 Whitehaven-Muncaster: the Stagecoach service stops running, but is partly replaced by a new service operated by Reays from Egremont to Seascale including an Egremont town service 28, 38
11 20.10.14 Ulverston-Coast Road-Barrow: timetable and route changes (Blueworks Taxis) 35
X12 20.10.14 Ulverston-Coniston: Blueworks Taxis take over the running of this service from Apollo 8, with a new timetable 100

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Integrated Transport Team
Cumbria County Council
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