What`s Changing

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.


  • >>> Did you know you can now pay on Stagecoach buses with Contactless cards, Googlepay and Applepay ? <<<<
  • >>> See below for Christmas and New Year's services <<<
  • >>> Service 6 to/from Windermere disrupted by a road closure from January until Easter 2019 <<<
Bus News - service changes table
Change Date Service Number Description of Changes District(s) Affected
DECEMBER --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
24th - Normal Monday service until 6.00pm then no evening service on most routes All
25th - No Service on any routes in Cumbria on Christmas Day All
26th - Sunday Daytime service on most routes on Boxing Day All
27-30th - Normal Service All
31st - Normal Monday service until 6.00pm then no evening service on most routes All
JANUARY 2019 --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
1st - No Service on routes in Cumbria on New Year`s Day EXCEPT 599 (see below) All
" 599 Bowness - Windermere - Ambleside - Grasmere : Sepcial timetable South Lakeland
2nd - Normal Service (except X95) All
" X95 Galashiels - Hawick - Langholm - Longtown - Carlisle : A Sunday service will operate Carlisle
7th 6 Barrow - Dalton - Ulverston - Haverthwaite - Newby Bridge - Windermere : Service suspended due to a road closure and replaced by Shuttle SH6 Barrow / South Lakeland

Contact Us about Local Bus Services

Scheduled Bus Services Team, Transport Services,

Cumbria County Council,

Parkhouse Building, Kingmoor Business Park,


For bus timetable information call : 0871 200 22 33 

open Daily 07:00 until 20:00 : Calls cost 12p per minute plus your 'phone company's access charge

For all other enquiries : 0333 240 69 65 (option 1)

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e-mail us at : public.transport@cumbria.gov.uk