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.

 

  • >>> New Service to Kendal Hallgarth and Sandylands from mid-June <<<<
  • >>> Revised Timetable on Service 532 in Grange from 11 June <<<
  • >>> Extra Saturday journeys on Service 508 Penrith - Patterdale  from 26 May <<<
  • >>> Extra Monday to Friday journeys start on Service 78 and 555 from 30 June <<<
  • >>> 106 Kendal - Penrith - Shap Changes from 11 June <<<
  • >>> Changes to Western Dales Services S1-5 from mid June <<<
  • >>> Changes to the Border Bus X95 from 2 July <<<
  • >>> Wrights 888 Newcastle - Alston - Keswick Starts early July <<<
  • >>> 561 Appleby - Tebay - Kendal : Withdrawn from 9th July <<<
Bus News - service changes table
Change Date Service Number Description of Changes District(s) Affected
MAY --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
25th 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Daily Half Hourly service for Half Term Holiday week Allerdale
26th 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) (- Kirkstone Pass - Troutbeck - Bowness - Windermere) : Frequency between Penrith and Patterdale increased to hourly on Saturdays. Monday to Friday service and service to Windermere unchanged Eden
28th 20 Whitehaven - Bigrigg - Egremont - Thornhill : Saturday service withdrawn : Monday to Friday service unchanged Copeland
" 21 Whitehaven - West Cumberland Hospital - Keekle - Cleator Moor - Wath Brow - Frizington : Saturday service withdrawn. Monday to Friday service unchanged Copeland
JUNE --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
1st 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Weekday timetable reverts to Hourly service until early July Allerdale
11th 5 North Scale - Vickerstown - Town Centre : Re-routed until late September due to roadworks on Jubilee bridge Walney Barrow
" 43 Kendal - Morrisons - Sandylands : New hourly serice from Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches South Lakeland
" 44 Kendal - Hallgarth : (Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches) Will operate from Bus Station not Stricklandgate; route reversed; frequency drops to hourly; connections to Morrisons on new 43 South Lakeland
" 74/75 Dalston - Cummersdale - Cemetery - Carlisle - Scotby - Wetheral - Cumwhinton - Cotehill : Route changes Scotby - Wetheral until late October due to roadworks Carlisle
" 106 Kendal - Grayrigg - Tebay - Orton - Shap - Lowther - Clifton - Penrith : lunchtime return from Penrith re-timed later. Thursday journey replaced by a Wednesday service. Eden / South Lakeland
" 531 Cark - Flookburgh - Allithwaite - Kents Bank - Grange over Sands : revised replacement of part of the 532 service South Lakeland
" 532 Cartmel - Higher Grange - Grange over Sands : Revised service, with some journeys re-numbered 531 South Lakeland
16th 44 Kendal - Hallgarth : A new service operated by Stagecoach will run every 30 minutes from 07:10 to 17:40 Monday to Saturday South Lakeland
19th S1 Dent - Sedbergh - Kendal (Saturday) : Timetable revised due to changes to rail connections. Route within Kendal also revised South Lakeland
" S2 Dent - Sedbergh - Cautley (Sundays) : Is current not operating due to difficulties with rail connections. Eden / South Lakeland
" S3 Dent - Sedbergh - Hawes (Tuesday) : Service withdrawn due to poor loadings South Lakeland
" S4 Dent - Sedbergh - Ravenstonedale - Kirkby Stephen - Brough (Fridays) : No longer serves Ravenstonedale instead will run to/from Brough Eden / South Lakeland
" S5 (Sedbergh - Cautley -) Kirkby Stephen - Ravenstonedale - Newbigin on Lune - Kendal [Thursdays] : times revised. Journey from Sedbergh re-numbered S4 Eden / South Lakeland
JULY --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
2nd 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Hourly service runs Daily until late September Allerdale
" 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) (- Windermere) : Hourly timetable introduced for Summer School Holidays between Penrith and Patterdale on Monday to Saturday Eden
" 555 Lancaster - Kendal - Windermere - Ambleside - Grasmere - Keswick : Frequency increased to every 30 minutes until late September Allerdale / South Lakeland
" X95 Carlisle - Longtown - Canonbie - Langholm - Hawick - Selkirk - Galashiels : Times revised Carlisle
9th 561 Appleby - Orton - Tebay - Grayrigg - Kendal (Wednesdays) : Service withdrawn Eden / South Lakeland
24th 7 (Haverigg - Millom - Broughton -) Ireleth - Askam - Barrow : All journeys except the College bus will be withdrawn. Barrow / Copeland / South Lakeland
AUGUST --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
31st 508 Penrith - Pooley Bridge - Aira Force - Patterdale (Ullswater) (- Windermere) : Timetables returns to standard two hourly frequency Eden
SEPTEMBER --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
28th 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : weekday service returns to hourly timetable Allerdale
" 555 Lancaster - Kendal - Windermere - Ambleside - Grasmere - Keswick : weekday service returns to hourly timetable Allerdale / South Lakeland
OCTOBER --- --------------------------------------------------------------- -------------
10th 100 Crook - Weardale Museum - Killhope Museum - Alston (Sunday) : Service suspended for the Winter Eden
22nd 78 Keswick - Lodore - Grange Bridge - Rosthwaite - Seatoller (Borrowdale) : Half hourly timetable for Half Term Holiday Allerdale
28th - Winter timetable introduced on Central Lake District services. All

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