Bus travel can provide a convenient and cost effective alternative to the car for some.

Your nearest bus stops are on Bongate just a short walk away from Orchard Place. Bus service 506 and 573 run along here providing journeys around Appleby-in-Westmorland and to Penrith, Shap and Kendal Bus Station. A wide range of services are available from Kendal Bus station and provide journeys to destinations such as Keswick, Barrow-in-Furness, Ambleside and many more!

Further information on local bus services, along with some useful tools and advice, can be found in the menu to the right. Alternatively, please feel free to email us at info@orchardplace-travel.co.uk if you have any questions.

Useful Links:

Service 506

Appleby – Penrith – Shap – Kendal

For a copy of the timetable please click here

Bus Service 573

Appleby-in-Westmorland – Appleby-in-Westmorland

For a copy of the timetable please visit the Traveline website by clicking here

Plan your journey by bus

As a resident of Orchard Place, you can request a free personal journey plan from the Travel Plan Coordinator. So if you want to know how to get to the nearest supermarket, your place of work or any other destination from your new home, simply email us.

Alternatively use the online journey planner here to determine your travel options.

Cumbria bus timetables

Cumbria County Council provides bus timetable information across the County – useful if you are travelling further afield. Click here to plan your route.

The ‘Go Cumbria’ section of Cumbria County Councils website provides lots of useful information on public transport including a map of all bus, rail and ferry services across Cumbria. Click here for more information.

Cumbria Bus Maps

Various maps are available showing the route of bus services across Cumbria. Click here to view and download them.