|AMBLESIDE BACKPACKERS IS:
3 minutes walk from Ambleside's bus terminal
in the county of Cumbria, in the centre of the Lake District National Park, served by National Express Coach from London and major towns/cities
4 hours by train to Windermere from London Euston (change at Oxenholme for Windermere, then bus 555 to Ambleside)
2½ hours by road from Glasgow/Edinburgh
2 hours by road from Manchester, also train connection to Windermere from Manchester Airport
20 miles by road from M6 Motorway (junction 36) -Ambleside accommodation, or Ambleside Hostels are quite close to other towns and villages. Windermere, Bowness on Windermere, Hawkshead and Grasmere are all within walking distance.