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Visit Wordsworth Grasmere car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

There are frequent buses to Grasmere from Kendal, Windermere, Ambleside and Keswick. There’s also a good train service from Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Oxenholme to Windermere – for connecting buses to Grasmere.

20% off entry when you show a bus ticket on arrival. Discounts for entry to Dove Cottage, Museum, Garden-Orchard and Woodland.

Cyclists welcome. National Route 6 passes through Grasmere. Plan your cycle route here.

Travel the scenic Lakes Line from Oxenholme to Windermere and enjoy the magnificent Lakeland scenery on the bus journey to Grasmere.

Taxis based at Windermere: Ace Taxis 01539 445445, Lakes Taxis 01539 446777, Lakeside Taxis 01539 488888.

Stagecoach offer a range of special tickets for bus travel throughout The Lake District.

Combine a visit to Wordsworth Grasmere with Lake Windermere Steamers or Brockhole, both easily reached from Grasmere on the open-top bus 599.

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains. And here’s information on accessibility at Wordsworth Grasmere.

About Wordsworth Grasmere

Discover William Wordsworth's radical and creative life story and be inspired by his words in the very place he wrote them. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the Wordsworth family home of Dove Cottage. See his original poems, letters and possessions in the museum. Walk in his footsteps in the garden. Enjoy the viewing platform and cafe.

For any queries about visiting contact Wordsworth Grasmere on 01539 435544 or enquiries@wordsworth.org.uk

Address: Dove Cottage, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH. Visit Website