What`s Changing

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

As soon as new timetables are available they appear on our "Forthcoming Changes" page 

 

  • >>> Did you know you can now pay on Stagecoach buses with Contactless cards, Googlepay and Applepay ? <<<<
  • >>> Western Dales Services S1 to Kendal and S4 to Kirkby Stephen changing in late May <<<
  • >>> NEW Western Dales S3 to Hawes starts 21 May <<<
  • >>> NEW Service 66 / 67 from Aspatria and Brigham areas to Cockermouth starts late May <<<
  • >>> Wright Bros 888 to Keswick starts 5 July <<<<
  • >>> Extra Buses Bowness to Ambleside on Service 598 in main Summer School Holiday <<<
Bus News - service changes table
Change Date Service Number Description of Changes District(s) Affected
ONGOING 2019 --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
- 76 St Anns Hill - Stanwix - City Centre - Botcherby - Durranhill : road closures will effect route in the Greystone Road areas Carlisle
" - Possible delays to other services on Warwick Road, Carlisle due to roadworks Carlisle
MAY ------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
21st S3 Dent - Sedbergh - Hawes (Tuesday) : NEW service starts South Lakeland
23rd S4 Dent - Sedbergh - Cautley - Kirkby Stephen - Brough (Fridays) : Minor revision to times. Extra late trip to Dent Eden / South Lakeland
25th 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) : Extra journeys on Saturday with open top buses to offer hourly timetable Eden
" S1 Dent - Sedbergh - Kendal (Saturday) : Timetable revised. South Lakeland
27th - BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY : A Sunday service will operate on services across Cumbria All
28th 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : half hourly service for School Holiday week Allerdale
30th 66 Greysouthen - Brigham Village - Cockermouth : new Tuesday & Thursday service introduced Allerdale
" 67 Fletchertown - Aspatria - Blindcrake - Gilcrux / Bridekirk - Cockermouth : NEW Tuesday & Thursday service introduced Allerdale
JULY ------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
1st 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Half hourly timetable Daily until late September Allerdale
2nd 569 Kirkby Stephen - Hawes : Start of Summer Service Eden
5th 888 Newcastle - Hexham - Alston - Penrith - Keswick : Daily Summer timetable starts Allerdale / Eden
20th 598 Ambleside - Brockhole - Jetty Museum - Bowness-on-Windermere : New service for Summer School Holidays South Lakeland
22nd 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) : Extra journeys on Monday to Friday for School Holidays with open top buses to offer hourly timetable on Monday to Saturday Eden
AUGUST ------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
26th - BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY : A Sunday service will operate All
SEPTEMBER ------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
1st 598 Ambleside - Brockhole - Jetty Museum - Bowness-on-Windermere : Servcie suspended for Winter South Lakeland
3rd 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) : Timetable reverts to every 2 hours : This service may also be effected by work on the replacement of Pooley Bridge Eden
27th 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday service reverts to hourly : Still half hourly on weekends Allerdale
29th 888 Newcastle - Hexham - Alston - Penrith - Keswick : Service suspended for Winter Allerdale / Eden
OCTOBER ------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
6th 100 Crook - Weardale Museum - Killhope Museum - Alston (Sunday) : Timetable suspended for Winter Eden
21st 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday service half hourly for half term week -
28th - Winter timetable introduced on Lake District services. Some services suspended for Winter All
29th 569 Kirkby Stephen - Hawes : Service Suspended for Winter Eden
NOVEMBER ------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
1st 572 Kirkby Stephen - Barnard Castle : Winter timetable introduced Eden

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