Changes in the British geographical distribution of Bombus distinguendus pre- and post-2000 (NBN data). © P. Williams
World-wide, the great yellow bumblebee ranges in elevation from 1-2100 m. These are relatively low elevations among bumblebees, reflecting its relatively northern distribution.
Its global geographical distribution includes:
Discover the areas in the UK and rest of the world where you are most likely to find the great yellow bumblebee.