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Bus services

Bus Services in Eden are operated by the companies listed below.

Bus timetables for the whole of Cumbria are available on the Cumbria County Council website.
NoWcard bus passes can be used on some services.
Penrith Bus Station is run by us.
Bus shelters - requests for new shelters should be made to Cumbria County Council.

Bus companies operating in Eden

Fellrunner Buses

Fellrunner buses serve most of the villages in the Penrith area with services to Penrith or Carlisle. Most services allow up to 3 hour stay in Penrith and 4 hour stay in Carlisle. All buses are driven by local volunteers for the benefit of the community. Telephone 01768 88232 for more information or see timetable selector on the Fellrunner website.

Go North East

Go North East operate bus services in the North East one of which goes to Alston.

National Express

National Express operate a service from Penrith to destinations outside Eden. For further information telephone 0871 781 8181.


NBM run a service in and around Penrith for further information telephone 01768 892727.


Robinsons buses operate in and around the Appleby area and a weekly service to Kendal, for further information telephone 01768 351424.


Stagecoach run a service within Eden and Cumbria. For timetables and services telephone Stagecoach's Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.


Telford's 680 service between Nenthead, Alston, Brampton and Carlisle runs Monday to Saturday excluding Bank Holidays. For further information telephone 013873 75677.

Wright Bros Coaches

Wright Bros coaches operate services from Nenthead and Alston to Hexham, Newcastle, Brampton and Carlisle. During the summer months there is a service from Newcastle through Alston to Keswick. For further information telephone 01434 381200.