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

Your nearest stops are on Durdar Road, just a couple of minutes’ walk from your home at The Ridings. These stops are served by bus number 400 which runs approximately every 2 hours (Monday to Saturday, with one service on a Sunday) and provides journeys to Blackwell, Carlisle, Wigton and Silloth.

Alternatively, bus number 67 and 68 run more frequently from the bus stops on Scalegate Road and provide journeys to Upperby, Belle Vue and Carlisle City Centre. Bus Service 67 runs up to every 5 minutes, Monday to Saturday and every 30 minutes on a Sunday. Bus Service 68 runs every 15 minutes Monday to Friday and every 30 minutes on a Sunday.

To download the timetable for these services please visit the links to the right of this page.

Useful Links:

Bus Service 400

Blackwell – Carlisle – Wigton – Silloth

To download a timetable for the 400 service click here

Bus Service 67

Upperby – City Centre – Infirmary – Belle Vue

To download a timetable for the 67 service click here

Request a Personal Journey Plan

If you are unsure about your public transport options contact us be clicking here . We can prepare a personalised journey plan on your behalf which will provide you with all your public transport 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.

Bus Service News

Keep up to date with bus service alterations to avoid unexpected delays to your journey. Click here for current alterations.


A large number of bus services within Carlisle are operated by Stagecoach, including services 400 and 67.

The Stagecoach website provides a range of useful information on travelling by bus around Carlisle including:

> A map of services within Carlisle;
> Ticket information;