Keswick, Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite Lake are 10 minutes away by car. Buttermere and Crummock Water are reached in 20 minutes via Newlands Pass. The M6 (Junction 40) is only 20 miles east along the A66.
People travelling by public transport are recommended to travel to Penrith (on the main Euston to Glasgow line). We can collect from Penrith or take a bus to Keswick and we will collect from Keswick Bus Station.
The nearest airports are Newcastle (85 miles), Manchester (100 miles), Glasgow (150 miles).
When arriving by bus, it is recommended that you take the 15.15 bus (X5) from the station forecourt signposted Keswick. This bus continues to Braithwaite and we will collect from Braithwaite bus stop at 4.08pm.
We will then return you to Braithwaite bus stop for the 10.04 bus, which gets to Penrith at 11.03 in time for most of the trains leaving after 11am.
There is no charge for collection/dropping off in Keswick or Braithwaite.