Ambleside is located in the county of Cumbria, North West England, four miles north-west of the town of Windermere, 32 miles south of the major city of Carlisle, 106 miles south of Edinburgh, 204 miles north of Cardiff, and 234 miles north-west of London. Ambleside was historically in the county of Westmorland. Ambleside falls within the district council of South Lakeland, under the county council of Cumbria. It is in the LA22 postcode district. The post town for Ambleside is Ambleside.
COVID-19: Ambleside coronavirus cases are reported by Public Health England within the Cumbria case numbers. This Ambleside coronavirus map shows the position of Ambleside within Cumbria, along with the number of cases in Cumbria and each of the surrounding areas.
Ambleside is in the ceremonial county of Cumbria, the historic county of Westmorland, and the administrative county of Cumbria.
Ambleside is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Cumbria, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Cumbria.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Ambleside is LA22 9DS.
Ambleside is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LA22 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LA22 postcode district.
The post town for Ambleside is Ambleside. Ambleside is in the LA22 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ambleside.
The centre of Ambleside is located at position 54.4326° latitude and -2.96312° longitude.
The centre of Ambleside is located at the grid reference easting 337621 and northing 504558 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Ambleside relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Ambleside to the centre of the town.
Position of Ambleside relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Ambleside to the centre of the city.