About public transport


Traveline website gives information on public transport throughout Britain.



West Coast line

Go to Penrith Station on the Virgin Trains website to see the departures, arrivals, location map and more. Penrith North Lakes (PNR) station is on the West Coast line which goes from London to either Glasgow or Edinburgh.

Settle - Carlisle Railway

Visit the Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company website to find out about the Settle - Carlisle Railway which runs through Eden. Trains stop at Kirkby Stephen, Appleby, Langwathby, Lazonby and Armathwaite railway stations.


Find out where the taxi ranks in Penrith.

Find out about the licensed wheelchair accessible taxis.


Shopmobility is a scheme, which provides battery powered scooters and manual wheelchairs to help people of all ages who have limited mobility, to do their shopping.

Eden Sight Support will run Eden Shopmobility from their Resource Centre in Sandgate, Penrith.

Contact Eden Sight Support to find out more.

Community Transport

Go to community transport on the Cumbria County Council website to find out details of voluntary car scheme, minibuses, dial-a-ride and rural, village and community wheels.

Ullswater Steamers

Go to the Ullswater Steamers website to find out the sailing times for the steamers, which stop at Pooley Bridge, Aira Force, Howtown and Glenridding piers.


There are no airports within Eden District. The nearest airport with passenger flights are:

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