Links between Penrith and Pooley Bridge and Glenridding operate all year. Telephone Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 for more details.
First TransPennine Express and/or Virgin Trains, run direct train services to Penrith from London Euston, Birmingham, Manchester and Manchester Airport, Preston, Lancaster, Oxenholme, Carlisle, Glasgow and Edinburgh. Other services run trains from Newcastle to Penrith via Carlisle.
Take advantage of the 'Steamers' to get around the valley during your stay. The Pier at Pooley Bridge is less than five minutes walk from the main entrance and links to the southern and eastern shores.