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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.

 

  • >>> Revised Autumn timetables on Services 78 / 508 / 555 / 599 from 29 October <<<
  • >>> NEW Western Dales Services S5 from Kirkby Stephen to Kendal from 17th October <<<
  • >>> Ellenvale 60E and 68B services revised from 4th December <<<
Bus News - service changes table
Change Date Service Number Description of Changes District(s) Affected
JUNE ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
12th X4/5 Workington - Cockermouth - Keswick - Penrith : Section of route via Bridgefoot and Brigham suspended until late October due to a road closure. Operation on the rest of the route is unaffected Allerdale / Eden
OCTOBER ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
6th S4 Kirkby Stephen - Cautley - Sedbergh - Dent (Friday Only) : Timetable Revised Eden / South Lakeland
7th S1 Dent - Sedbergh - Kendal (Saturday only) : Timetable revised South Lakeland
28th 6 Barrow - Dalton - Ulverston - Haverthwaite - Newby Bridge - Bowness on Windermere - Windermere : Sunday to Windermere suspended for Winter. Monday to Saturday service and Barrow - Ulverston Sunday journeys unchanged Barrow / South Lakeland
" 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
" 400 Carlisle - Wigton - Abbeytown - Silloth - Skinburness : Sunday timetable suspended for Winter. Monday to Saturday service unchanged. Allerdale / Carlisle
" 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 - Grasmere : Winter timetable introduced. Hourly service introduced. NEW for 2017/18 extension to Grasmere will continue to run through the Winter South Lakeland
" X4 X5 Workington - Cockermouth - Braithwaite / Bassenthwaite - Keswick - Penrith : Sunday timetable returns to two hourly for Winter Allerdale / Eden
DECEMBER ---------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- ----------------
4th 60 Skinburness - Silloth - Allonby - Mawbray - Maryport - Workington : Replaces current 60E. Timetable revised. Servcie extended to Workington via Northside on Monday to Friday. No longer runs to Dearham now served by new 68. Allerdale
" 68 Cockermouth - Dearham - Great Broughton - Broughton Moor - Maryport : Replaces current 68B. Additionally serves Dearham The Sun and Towncroft. Runs into Cockermouth via Low Road instead of Dovenby and Goat Brow Allerdale
" 69 Cockermouth Town : Slatefell and Rose Lane : Replaces current 68B. Will only run Monday to Friday. Route and timetable revised. Allerdale

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